Learning JMeter 5. 0

Learning JMeter 5. 0

Packt Admin
Updated Jan 23, 2020

Test your software's performance easily with JMeter! Load-test, monitor performance in real-time, create reports, and more. Apache JMeter offers a powerful and extendable testing solution for your applications. With this course, you will use JMeter to test both the performance and functionality of any required online asset—web services, databases, FTP, or web servers—using a single tool.  

You'll even learn to test applications that run in the cloud. Distributed load testing has historically been an expensive and painful process when comes to very high workloads with an enormous number of users using multiple systems. JMeter to the rescue! Firstly, JMeter is an open-source tool and is thus free. Secondly, JMeter can send metrics to the database, so you may start any number of JMeter instances and get all results stored in one place- Influxdb and visualized in Grafana. JMeter is made up of components. You will use those components to plan and perform tests, using realistic demo scenarios. You will learn to monitor your app's performance in real-time and create test reports.  

By the end of the course, you will be world-class at using JMeter in the real world.   

Target Audience 

This course is aimed at QA engineers, test managers, and software developers who want to performance-test and improve the quality of their software. A basic knowledge of the command-line and software testing terminology are required.        

Business Outcomes 

  • Practical training with live demos and hands-on practice at using JMeter as a testing tool for the real world 

  • Uses the latest version of JMeter and tools such as Grafana, Telegraf, and InfluxDB for test monitoring and reports 

  • Covers the use of performance testing frameworks to get interactive, real-time results, data storage, and Continuous Integration for the best experience while conducting tests