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Virtual services in load testing with the HP LoadRunner and HP Service Virtualization integration

Imagine you’re a performance engineer who has to test a composite application which relies on a number of business services, some of which are developed in-house, and some of which are third-party services. You find out that one of the in-house services doesn’t work, and you also discover that you’re not allowed to perform load testing on one of the third-party services because it’s a production service. How can you go ahead with your performance testing, when there are key services that you can’t access?

 

Continue reading to find out how HP Service Virtualization is integrated with HP LoadRunner to create virtual services that let you carry on working even when services aren’t available.

 

This post was written by Sergey Kutsos and Andrey Gaevskiy from the LoadRunner R&D team

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  • I have been working in the computer software industry since 1989. I started out in customer support then software testing where I was a very early adopter of automation, first functional test automation and them performance test automation. I worked in professional services for 8 years before returning to my roots in customer support where I have been a Technical Account Manger for HP's Premier Support department for the past 4 years. I have been using HP LoadRunner since 1998 and HP Performance Center since 2004. I also have strong technical understanding of HP Application Lifecycle Management (Quality Center) and HP SiteScope.
  • Malcolm is a functional architect, focusing on best practices and methodologies across the software development lifecycle.
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