Posts in 2022

  • Some SQL performance testing today?

    Friday, October 21, 2022 in News

    Most performance testing scenarios involve an application or an API presented over the HTTP or HTTPS protocol. The Real Load performance testing framework is capable of supporting essentially any type network application, as long as there is a way to …

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  • New Feature - URL Explorer

    Monday, October 17, 2022 in News

    An exciting new feature was added in Real Load v4.7.3. The URL Explorer feature allows you to quickly handle session specific random values that might appear in your load test script requests and responses. In a nutshell, this is how things work: …

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  • Oracle and async I/O... A world of a difference

    Monday, June 06, 2022 in News

    While running a load test against an API product that I have to deal with in my other day to day job, I’ve noticed something in both the results and at the OS level (… on the DB server) that didn’t make much sense. Odd results The …

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  • Apache HTTPD on FreeBSD and Linux Load Test

    Thursday, May 05, 2022 in News

    For various reasons, I’ve had to perform a series of tests to ensure our Measuring Agent can generate traffic from a large number of source IP addresses. Aside from validating that capability, the by-result of the test is a somewhat interesting …

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  • Real Load Portal Generally Available!

    Sunday, April 24, 2022 in News

    The Real Load Portal is open for publich registration. Feel free to register for an account and trial our product by following the registration instructions here. You’ll be given a two weeks 100 VUs demo license and no …

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  • Desktop Companion 0.24 Released

    Monday, March 21, 2022 in News

    The Desktop Companion is a Desktop GUI that allows you to manage several Real Load aspects directly from your desktop. We’ve released the latest update and this 5 minutes video illustrates the key changes. Happy watching!

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  • My system just got faster!

    Thursday, January 27, 2022 in News

    Today I’ve started executing a lengthy performance test against a SOAP API to seed the underlying DB. For various reasons, I need to replicate the daily DB volume increase of a production system in my own lab DB. I’ve prepared a Real Load …

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Posts in 2021

  • Desktop Companion Enhancements

    Monday, December 13, 2021 in News

    This is a short update video to illustrate enhancements in the last update of the Desktop Companion. Enhancements were done to the Proxy Recorder tab: Allow adding page breaks as you navigate from page to page while recording. Added a real-time …

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  • Desktop Companion Released

    Monday, November 15, 2021 in News

    The Desktop Companion is a Desktop GUI that allows you to manage several Real Load aspects directly from your desktop. It was freshly released in the last few days, plz do not hesitate to try it out. We’ve put together a short video that shows …

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  • Real Load Plugins Introduction

    Wednesday, September 01, 2021 in News

    A great new feature of the Real Load portal is that is allows you to share or simply consume plugins that have been prepared by others. Plugins are written in Java. There are 3 types of plugin that are supported by the Real Load application: Session …

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