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6 Load Testing Tips for Black Friday

Black Friday is less than 2 months away. Now is the time to get ready and prepare your website or app for the expected crowds.   Here are 6 load testing tips - relevant for load testing in general and especially Black Friday.  

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Vitali Bykhovsky

How to Run Performance Tests of Desktop Applications Using JMeter

Let's look at a case where the desktop application acts as a client for a web service or a database - where it makes sense to consider load testing the backend by simulating a situation where hundreds or thousands of desktop applications are simultaneously accessing the backend server. 

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Dmitri Tikhanski

How to Use BeanShell: JMeter's Favorite Built-in Component

BeanShell is one of the most advanced JMeter built-in components. It supports Java syntax and extends it with scripting features like loose types, commands, and method closures.

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Dmitri Tikhanski

Why Performance Testing Matters - Looking Back at Past Black Friday Failures

As we approach the peak traffic Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the holiday season, let's revisit some recent cases  of websites of mobile apps crashing or experiencing slow load times at the worst time.

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Jason Silberman

Using Selenium with JMeter's WebDriver Sampler

Learn how to easily use Selenium with JMeter's WebDriver Sampler. Simply install "Webdriver Set" plugins, then launch the WebDriver test in the cloud using BlazeMeter.

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Bob Meliev

Testing REST API File Uploads in JMeter

In certain file upload scenarios in JMeter, such as testing an upload via some REST API endpoint, you will need to build an HTTP request manually. Here we explain how you can create a multipart POST or PUT request from scratch.

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Dmitri Tikhanski

How to Use JMeter Assertions in Three Easy Steps

The ultimate guide to JMeter assertions. Learn everything you need to know about JMeter assertions and get started immediately.

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Dmitri Tikhanski

A Step-by-Step Debugger for JMeter - It’s Not a Dream Anymore

We’ve covered before various ways to debug scripts in JMeter, but now you have the ability to debug scripts step-by-step and receive updates in real time. Here’s how.  

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Refael Botbol

How to Get Started With JMeter: Part 2 - Building Scripts and Running JMeter

We’ve put together a three-part ‘series on how to use this JMeter. This time, we’ focus on building scripts, running tests in non-GUI mode, logging and error messages, debugging, configuring JMeter, parameterization and correlations. 

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Noga Cohen

Here’s What to Do to Combine Multiple JMeter Variables

Periodically when implementing advanced JMeter test scenarios, you may need to build a JMeter Variable from two or more other variables. This short post will look at how to do just that.  

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Dmitri Tikhanski

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