So What is Application Performance Testing – Performance Testing is the process of validating Application Performance, Reliability and Scalability for a defined set of Non Functional Requirements. Performance Testing tools have been largely dominated by commercial solutions and generally tend to have a very clear focus i.e. the tool could be either focused on Application Performance Testing or Infrastructure Performance Testing with a clear view of the platforms or protocols they would support. A handful of the industry standard Performance Testing tools have extensive support for a very large number of different application protocols while the rest of the tools have limited support and are largely focused on web based applications. A list of Performance Testing tools is provided below.
You can learn more about Application Performance Testing at – Performance Testing Fundamentals.
Provided below is a list of frequently used tools for purposes of Application Performance Testing. At this point this page includes just links to the various tool vendors or websites. Over a period of time we intend to introduce a summary of different tools, tool reviews including a short description of their strengths and weaknesses to help readers better grasp positioning of the relevant tools and frameworks within the enterprise.
|Vendor||Area Of Focus||Link|
|Apica||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|Blazemeter||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|Compuware Gomez||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|Flood.IO||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|HP Load Runner||Performance Testing||Link|
|IBM Rational Performance Tester||Performance Testing||Link|
|Keynote||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|Load Tester Pro||Performance Testing||Link|
|LoadStorm||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|Microsoft Visual Studio Ultimate Edition||Performance Testing||Link|
|Micro Focus Silk Performer||Performance Testing||Link|
|Neustar||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
|SOASTA||Cloud Performance Testing||Link|
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