LinuxQuestions.org
Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > LinuxQuestions.org > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 08-12-2008, 02:40 PM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 75,163

Rep: Reputation: 87
LXer: Using free software for HTTP load testing


Published at LXer:

A good way to see how your Web applications and server will behave under high load is by testing them with a simulated load. We tested several free software tools that do such testing to see which work best for what kinds of sites. If you leave out the load-testing packages that are no longer maintained, non-free, or fail the installation process in some obscure way, you are left with five candidates: curl-loader, httperf, Siege, Tsung, and Apache JMeter. Daniel Rubio already covered JMeter in detail, so I will not go into it again here, but I will compare it to the others in the final evaluation at the end of the article.

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Spread Open Media: Free Formats Benefit Free Software LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 09-14-2007 06:41 PM
LXer: A dozen tips for testing free software LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 03-14-2007 03:01 AM
LXer: Free Me: a DVD about free culture and free software LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 03-12-2007 12:01 PM
LXer: Becoming a free software developer, part II: Free software ... LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 08-19-2006 07:33 PM
LXer: Free and Open Source Software Development Education Materials (for Free!) LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 08-10-2006 02:21 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:11 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration