PacktLib: Performance Testing with JMeter 2.9

Performance Testing with JMeter 2.9

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Performance Testing Fundamentals

The incident

The aftermath

Performance testing

Performance testing and tuning

JMeter to the rescue

Up and running with JMeter

Summary

Recording Your First Test

Configuring the JMeter HTTP proxy server

Setting up your browser to use the proxy server

Anatomy of a JMeter test

Summary

Submitting Forms

Capturing simple forms

Summary

Managing Sessions

Managing sessions with cookies

Managing sessions with URL rewriting

Summary

Resource Monitoring

Basic server monitoring

Monitoring the server with a JMeter plugin

Summary

Distributed Testing

Remote testing with JMeter

Leveraging the cloud for distributed testing

Summary

Helpful Tips

JMeter properties and variables

JMeter functions

The Regular Expression tester

The Debug sampler

Using timers in your test plan

The JDBC Request sampler

A Dummy sampler

The JSON Path Extractor element

Handling RESTful web services

Summary

Index