Solved

Performance Testing -Load Runner

Posted on 2008-10-13
2
1,241 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-25
We are going to use Load Runner to do the performance testing in our project. I am a beginner for this subject. Customer requirement is testing a specific functionality (say login, add, delete, edit etc:) at least 1000 users.

Can anyone help to give information regarding this matter?
0
Comment
Question by:Lorenzes
2 Comments
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
MaduKp earned 500 total points
ID: 22704548
Answer may be depend on your load runner version.. and I am replying with my understand of your question, Please feel free to ask if this is not the case..

for 7.xx

According to the information what you have mentioned in your question, you have to test this for more than 1000 users.


You can use users with different UserID & Passwords or same login details for 1000 users (virtual users) . Because it depends on the scenario what you are going to execute.


If you want to use 1000 different logging data, you can parameterize it.

You can use the following steps to do that.

-       Identify the field to parameterize

-       Right click on the step which contains the field & Select

properties

-        Click parameter button (next to the recorded value)

-        Enter a parameter name & confirm that parameter type is

File

-       Click the properties button

-        Then click the Create button & confirm the new file

creation

-       <parameter>.dat file is added to Vuser directory

-         Click the Edit button to open the data file in Notepad

-         Enter new data in the Notepad & Press Enter after typing

each data item including the last item

-         Save the changes & close the Notepad

-         In the Parameter Properties dialog, data from the file

appears in the table.

-         Multiple columns for different parameters are allowed in the

same data file

 

After that you can increase the number of iterations also. [(Run time settings-Iterations) & (Select the data access method-Sequential, Random or Unique)]

0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Lorenzes
ID: 31406285
Thank You.
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
PMP Certification 3 93
Good implementation proposal template for software 1 68
IT designation 2 143
help review "email practice / guidelines" broadcast 2 80
Transparency shows that a company is the kind of business that it wants people to think it is.
The Quality Assurance engineer of an Agile scrum team must "own" the acceptance criteria for sprint tasks.
Windows 10 is mostly good. However the one thing that annoys me is how many clicks you have to do to dial a VPN connection. You have to go to settings from the start menu, (2 clicks), Network and Internet (1 click), Click VPN (another click) then fi…
With the power of JIRA, there's an unlimited number of ways you can customize it, use it and benefit from it. With that in mind, there's bound to be things that I wasn't able to cover in this course. With this summary we'll look at some places to go…

911 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now