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ALSO CALLED: Stress Testing
DEFINITION: Stress testing is the process of determining the ability of a computer, network, program or device to maintain a certain level of effectiveness under unfavorable conditions. The process can involve quantitative tests done in a lab, such as measuring the frequency of errors or system crashes. The term also refers to qualitative evaluation of factors such as availability or resistance to denial-of-service  … 
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Preview the new HP LoadRunner and HP Performance Center 12.0
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: In this webinar, get an inside look at load testing and performance testing software that enable you to deliver high performance applications with the velocity and quality required of today's competitive business environment.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Apr 24, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Load Testing in a Continuous Environment: Challenges and Best Practices
sponsored by Neotys
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast discusses the challenges of and offers best practices for load and performance testing on Agile projects. Discover how one load testing software allows teams to easily collaborate on performance test design and results analysis, as well as automate test execution with Continuous Integration servers like Jenkins.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Apr 18, 2014

Neotys

Agile Load Testing: Tips and Best Practices
sponsored by Neotys
WEBCAST: In this on-demand webcast, learn how to guarantee optimum application performance while keeping up with the pace of your Agile development teams. Watch now for best practices and key steps for testing the performance of your web and mobile applications in an Agile environment.
Posted: 04 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 3, 2014

Neotys

A Secure Cloud for Development and Testing Environments
sponsored by HP & IntelĀ®
VIDEO: For application development and testing projects, savvy companies look to the cloud due to benefits such as cost savings, flexibility, and scalability. In this brief video, discover a flexible, scalable, managed cloud that delivers the performance and uptime you need to develop and test critical enterprise applications.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Premiered: 30 Jul 2013

HP & IntelĀ®

Micro Focus SilkPerformer
sponsored by Micro Focus
TRIAL SOFTWARE: IT Problem: SilkPerformer enables the rapid creation of performance tests that accurately simulate peak demand loads and isolate performance bottlenecks.
Posted: 08 Apr 2011 | Premiered: 08 Apr 2011

Micro Focus

Measuring & Monitoring Flash-Based Web 2.0 Applications
sponsored by Keynote Systems
SOFTWARE DEMO: This video presentation covers the power of Flash, and what it takes to provide a superior Flash-based end-user experience, dealing with content-heavy pages and how to deliver the best web performance and availability.
Posted: 08 Feb 2008 | Premiered: 07 Feb 2008

Keynote Systems

PRTG Traffic Grapher Version 6
sponsored by Paessler AG
SOFTWARE DEMO: PRTG Traffic Grapher monitors and categorizes data traffic within a network to provide accurate results about network traffic and usage trends. It displays the results in various easy to read graphs and tables.
Posted: 10 Sep 2007 | Premiered: 10 Sep 2007

Paessler AG
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LOAD TESTING DEFINITION (continued): …  (DoS) attacks. Stress testing is often done in conjunction with the more general process of performance testing.When conducting a stress test, an adverse environment is deliberately created and maintained. Actions involved may include: Running several resource-intensive applications in a single computer at the same time Attempting to hack into a computer and use it as a zombie to spread spam Flooding a server with useless e-mail messagesMaking numerous, concurrent attempts to access a single Web site Attempting to infect a system with viruses, Trojans, spyware or other malware.The adverse … 
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