Load Testing 101: How to Plan and Execute an Effective Load Test [May 25, 2016]

May 25, 2016

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Load testing, while often overlooked, is a critical part of ensuring that your website is performing properly. With the right load testing approach, you can feel confident that your site will keep responding under the load of projected spikes in traffic, and understand just how your site responds to this traffic.

In this webinar, learn how to successfully plan and execute an effective load test, and why load testing is so important in ensuring the optimal performance of your website. Best practices and common load testing approaches will be discussed. Attendees will walk away with a deeper understanding of:
• The reasons why load testing is so important and why it’s often overlooked
• How to ensure that your load test will give you the data you need to optimize site performance
• How to identify and remedy potential bottlenecks
• How to get started, steps along the way, and best practices for a successful load test


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