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Load testing tool survey

Posted in testing tool by testing in London on August 13, 2008

From Linux.com

A good way to see how your Web applications and server will behave under high load is by testing them with a simulated load. We tested several free software tools that do such testing to see which work best for what kinds of sites.

If you leave out the load-testing packages that are no longer maintained, non-free, or fail the installation process in some obscure way, you are left with five candidates: curl-loader, httperf, Siege, Tsung, and Apache JMeter.Each of these tools has its advantages and disadvantages.

Each of these load testing tools has its advantages and disadvantages.All are documented well, offer a painless installation, and run reliably.

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  1. Katie McGraw said,

    Have you heard of uTest? The SaaS platform for software testing with over 8,500 testers in more than 130 countries? Worth checking out…www.utest.com


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