Introducing LoadComplete 4.3: Making Load Testing In the Cloud or On-Premise Easier and Faster than Ever Before

The constant need for rapid software delivery and deployment has increased the need for continuous testing and improvement of software applications. As a result, organizations are increasingly consolidating their testing efforts into short time periods in order to meet … [Read more...]

It’s 2016, And We Need to Talk About Load Testing

Load testing has been around for many years, but every year we still see textbook load testing failures that make us wonder: “Do we still need to talk about load testing basics?” Every time a high profile website crashes due to overwhelming traffic, the discussion … [Read more...]

Why Organizations Still Fail to Load Test in 2016

Over the last decade, the importance of load testing has skyrocketed. What was once a simple pre-deployment exercise to ensure a web application could handle the load of multiple users has become an intrinsic part of software development — and software … [Read more...]

Software Test Documentation: How Much Detail Do You Really Need?

When I started my first job in software testing, there wasn't any formal training available, but there was plenty of advice from management that more detail is always better. So we made ourselves useful while waiting for new features and builds, writing detailed … [Read more...]

Understanding the Difference Between Performance and Functional Testers

I remember when I was introduced to the idea of performance testing, and even the performance tester as a role. Our company had one person whose sole focus was discovering performance and load-related information. My work, on the other hand, was with a team of seven … [Read more...]

This Holiday Season Help Your Website Achieve Peak Performance – Part 2

In part one of this blog series, I touched upon the enormous opportunity holiday season presents for any internet retailer. While this all sounds like great news for e-retailers, the holiday season comes with its own set of challenges. Even though customer spend and traffic … [Read more...]