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How to create web performance test with VSTS?

In the previous article we have gone through high level overview of the performance testing using VSTS. To start with web performance test using VSTS, we will be going in to details of each and every phase of this particular exercise. First part of this particular activity is to identify the performance test scenarios and second part is to mould that particular scenario in form of web performance test.

As we have seen earlier performance test can be done with

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What Is Endurance Testing In Software Testing?

There are many definitions and explanations available for Endurance Testing. It is difficult to determine which one is right. Let’s start with literal meaning of the word “Endurance”

Definition: The capacity of something to last or to withstand wear and tear.

In software terms, Endurance testing is performed to check behavior of system under sustained or prolonged use. It is performed with a significant work load on system. Its key features are

It is a non-functional software testing. It is

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Starting Performance Testing: What Metrics To Use?

Today is an era of web (www: World Wide Web) where everything is available is now available on web. Today every organisation uses web not only to provide services to their client but also running their own business functions online. These days web is in very high demand due to its hassle free availability. The users are really concerned about responsive time of the websites. If any page takes more than 3 sec to load, it is regarded as slow

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Performance Testing Metrics - Baseline And Benchmark Testing

What is performance testing?

We build a software application which enters into various testing phases such as unit testing, integration testing, system testing and acceptance testing. Here we are covering most of the aspects of the white box testing and black box testing. What about the software application performance? Can we say that an application which is functionally sound after testing is fit for the business purpose and use? Definitely not. There is another important aspect of testing which is

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Overview Of Performance Testing With VSTS

There are plenty of tools available in market which supports performance testing of web application. Many of them are licensed tools and few of them are open source as well. Few are supporting only web applications few can handle only web API’s. However, VSTS stands tall among them with having support to both of them. Unlike the Load UI and Jmeter it has lots of flexibility because of support of C# as backend scripting language. Of course it has that

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Big Data: From Testing Perspective

Big Data is a term used for large amounts of structured or unstructured data that has a potential to give some information. When talking about big data, specific quantity of data cannot be told but it is generally of petabytes and exabytes amount. Such large amount of data cannot be integrated easily. The big data, vivacious amounts of fast moving data is useful in increasing the growth of businesses by understanding the customers and products better. In spite of availability

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