Integrated Approach to Web Performance Testing: A Practitioner's Guide, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591407877
  • ISBN-13: 9781591407874
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 368 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released November 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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The performance testing of Web applications is not understood properly and no skill sets are available to address the challenges faced by practitioners. In addition, there is currently a lack of available research on the performance aspects of the application.

Integrated Approach to Web Performance Testing: A Practitioner's Guide fills this void and provides an integrated approach and guidelines to performance testing of Web-based systems. Based upon a mix of theoretical and practical concepts, this book provides a detailed understanding of the various aspects of performance testing in relation to the different phases of the software development life cycle. Using a rich mixture of examples, checklists, and templates, this book illustrates the different facets of application performance. Integrated Approach to Web Performance Testing applies a practical approach to making appropriate choices of tools, methodologies and project management for performance testing.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Integrated Approach to Web Performance Testing: A Practitioner's Guide: Table of Contents.
1: Web-Based Systems and Performance Testing.
2: Performance Testing: Factors that Impact Performance.
3: Performance Testing: Reference Technology and Languages.
4: Test Preparation Phase I: Test Definition.
5: Test Preparation Phase II: Test Design.
6: Test Preparation Phase III: Test Build.
7: Performance Test Execution Phase.
8: Post Test Execution Phase.
9: Performance Test Automation.
10: Introduction to Performance Monitoring and Tuning: Java and .NET.
Appendix Section.
About the Author.