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New HP Best Practices Document: "Load Testing Scenarios Best Practices"

A new HP best practices document has just been published, called "Load Testing Scenarios Best Practices".  It provides concepts and guidelines for designing and executing load testing scenarios, including scenarios involving large numbers of virtual users, large amounts of data, and long-running scenarios.


Continue reading for more information about this document.

Labels: Load Testing

The New Virtual Table Server (VTS) in LoadRunner 11.52

Contributor:  Zhi-Yuan Jing (Known as Jason), HP LoadRunner RnD


As part of the new version 11.52 of LoadRunner we have created a new virtual table server (VTS).

Today we will share with you what is VTS and how you can take advantage in this important feature.


For those who have never use VTS before, Virtual Table Server (VTS) is a tool that shares data and parameters between LoadRunner vusers.


Read the full blog to learn more about the "New Virtual Table Server (VTS) in LoadRunner 11.52"


Labels: Load Testing

4 Tips for Replaying Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) scripts in LoadRunner

LoadRunner scripts that use the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) don’t always replay smoothly.  My colleague Kert (Yang Luo) from the LoadRunner R&D team has collected some tips that will save you time and effort, and help you ensure that your RDP scripts run correctly.   Continue reading to learn more.

Labels: Load Testing

Performance testing solutions for the New Style of IT: HP LoadRunner 11.52 is now available

Last week at the StarEast Testing Conference in Orlando, FL we made some pretty big announcements.  We released new versions of our flagship quality and testing software products. We are calling the whole initiative “The new style of IT”.


This new way of thinking about IT is impacting LoadRunner as well. Keep reading to find out the highlights of LoadRunner 11.52 and why I am as excited about the launch as a kid getting a new toy.


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