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Jason Silberman

Now You Can Run Your Load Tests Directly Via Chat

DevOps

If you’re like me, part of collaborating with my fellow team members at work is done via chat. HipChat and Skype IM sometimes feel like a more common form of communication that walking down the hall to talk in person. Bottom line, they make work easier and more collaborative.   Speed, ease and

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Clare Avieli

4 Load Testing Tips to Stop Your Site from Crashing on Super Bowl Sunday

Performance Testing

The countdown to Super Bowl Sunday is on! America’s biggest TV event of the year is notorious for its flashy commercials, beer consumption, buffalo wings….and website crashes.   Famous fails include when Acura's website went down for ten minutes after its hilarious commercial triggered a 3,000%

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Andrey Pokhilko

How to Keep Using Your Favorite Open Source Tools in the Continuous Delivery Era

DevOps

Are tools developed in the ‘pre-DevOps days’ doomed to extinction? By facilitating the release of software to production at any time, DevOps methodologies and Continuous Delivery processes cut the time-to-release of websites and apps from weeks to hours.   There’s no denying that these disciplines

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Jason Silberman

View the Webcast: Load Test Like a Pro in 2016

BlazeMeter News

Are you looking to stay up to date with the most important ways that enable you to optimize your load and performance testing in the year ahead?   BlazeMeter last week delivered a webinar, Load Test Like a Pro in 2016, presenting an open source and DevOps approach to load and performance testing.

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Dmitri Tikhanski

How to Monitor Your Server Health & Performance During a JMeter Load Test

JMeter

Load testing isn’t just about test development and execution. It’s also crucial to analyze the test results and pinpoint the underlying issues.   So let’s say you ran your test, got your results, and now you can see that the average response time is higher than it should be. The big question is “

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Dmitri Tikhanski

9 Easy Solutions for a JMeter Load Test “Out of Memory” Failure

JMeter

How many times have you seen this error on your JMeter load test?   Test failed! java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space   I’m guessing that most of you have encountered this at least once. Fortunately, there are easy ways to get around it. In this article, I’m going to show you nine ways to

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Jason Silberman

10 DevOps & Testing Conferences To Attend in 2016

DevOps

What are the leading DevOps and Testing conferences to look forward to in 2016?   As the new year has begun and we plan our strategies and schedules for 2016, it seems like a good time to look ahead at some of the most important events in the coming year. Conferences offer a unique opportunity for

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Jason Silberman

BlazeMeter Supercharges Site Performance for the California Academy of Sciences

BlazeMeter News

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 - The California Academy of Sciences is a world-famous science museum and research institution that welcomes over one million visitors each year to its aquarium, indoor rainforest, planetarium and natural history museum. But when it needed to match its on-site

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