Best Way to Load Test a Web Server

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Web server load testing is a very well-known process in performance testing. By testing your web server, you can pinpoint performance bottlenecks and improve your server performance. But what is the best way to load test a server? In this article, you will learn about: General overview of web server load testing How to effectively perform load testing Load limits …

What is Load Testing?

What is Load Testing? How It Works, Tools, Tutorials, and More

Alexandra Altvater Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Load testing is a type of performance testing that simulates a real-world load on any software, application, or website. Without it, your application could fail miserably in real-world conditions. That’s why we build tools like Retrace to help you monitor application performance and fix bugs before your code ever gets to production. Load testing examines how the system behaves during …

Performance Testing for Business People

What Is Performance Testing? An Explanation for Business People

Erik Dietrich Developer Career Development, Insights for Dev Managers

Performance testing is a form of software testing that focuses on how a system running the system performs under a particular load. Performance testing should give organizations the diagnostic information they need to eliminate bottlenecks. You can find more information about types, steps and best practices here.  This article provides insights and scenarios on performance testing from a business perspective. How Performance Testing Impacts …