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Performance Testing and JMeter

Performance Testing and JMeter


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
JMeter is a powerful Apache open-source tool used in testing and analysis for application services. This course introduces you to Apache JMeter and performance testing, including installing and configuring the tool to create a basic test.

Target Audience
Designers, business analysts, quality assurance specialists, administrators, and testers familiar with Java who wish to use JMeter to create load tests and any other functional web application performance tests

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.8

Lesson Objectives

Performance Testing and JMeter

  • Start the course.
  • define performance testing, conditions, architecture, and how they're used to test a system
  • describe main testing types including load and stress testing, their differences, and when to use them
  • describe the steps in the performance testing cycle and the metrics that are measured in testing systems
  • describe best practices associated with performance testing
  • define JMeter concepts and what it's used for in performance testing
  • list the requirements for installing JMeter for Linux, Mac OS, and Windows, and the process of installing and configuring JAVA JDK
  • perform the procedure of installing JDK8 on Ubuntu Linux in preparation for JMeter
  • perform the procedure of installing JMeter for the Ubuntu Linux operating systems
  • perform the procedure of installing JMeter for the Mac OS X operating system
  • perform the procedure of installing JMeter for the Windows 10 operating systems
  • demonstrate configuring required and optional environment variables, and optimize JMeter performance
  • recognize how to run JMeter in non-gui mode and the various basic commands and scripts available
  • define JMeter test plan and the process in creating your first test plan from a template
  • demonstrate the process of creating a simple test plan
  • recognize JMeter concepts including how to install and use JMeter to create a test plan
  • Course Number:
    sd_jmet_a01_it_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner