PacktLib: Apache JMeter

Credits

About the Author

Preface

Automated Testing

Why Automate Testing?

To Automate or Not to Automate—Some Hints

How Much Does it Cost?

Summary

Introduction to JMeter

The Humble Beginning

The Features—What JMeter Can Do for You

The Look-How-Easy-to-Use GUI

The Requirements

Summary

Getting Started

Installing JMeter

Running JMeter

Summary

The Test Plan

What Is a Test Plan?

Elements of a Test Plan

Building a Test Plan That Tests Web Sites

Summary

Load/Performance Testing of Websites

Preparing for Load Testing

Using JMeter Components

Running the Test Plan

Interpreting the Results

Remote Testing with JMeter

Monitoring the Server's Performance

Summary

Functional Testing

Preparing for Functional Testing

Using JMeter Components

Running the Test

Summary

Advanced Features

Extending the Web Test Plan

Testing a Database Server

Testing an FTP Server

Summary

JMeter and Beyond

Summary

Component Description

Resources

Resources

Resources

Glossary

Index