Software Performance Testing Services

PowerTest offers an effective and efficient solution for load testing your software application. Our services will allow you to deploy your application with confidence that it will support current and future levels of load. Our success can be attributed to a flexible service offering tailored to meet the specific performance goals and objectives of our customers.

What you will gain

  • Confidence your application will sustain current and future load of users upon release of your application
  • Reduced overall cost due to the efficiencies in load testing process
  • Deliverables tailored to meet your specific performance goals and objectives
  • An understanding of how many concurrent users your application can support
  • Root cause analysis by correlating infrastructure measurements such as CPU, Memory Disk etc. with poor performance and application failures
  • A scalability assessment based on isolation of performance bottlenecks that will allow you to model your application and infrastructure for future growth
  • An understanding of end user response times under load conditions to determine if your application meets the Service Level Agreements you have with your customers
  • A template for success should you decide to assume the role of managing your own load testing projects in the future
  • Load test tool expertise

PowerTest's automation engineers are experts in the leading load testing tools such as HP LoadRunner, Micro Focus SilkPerformer, and SOASTA CloudTest.

We have experience with other load test tools and remote services, which allows us to accommodate your corporate standards or needs.

What the service includes

  • Professionally managed project by one of PowerTest’s experienced Performance Engineers
  • Test execution via one or any combination of the following facilities:
          – Over the Internet from our facilities
          – Remote execution of test tool located at your site
          – Performance Engineer at your location
  • Development of a detailed test plan using PowerTest’s Six Step Planning Methodology to ensure that the load test project is tailored to meet your specific performance goals and objectives
  • Design and development of test scripts that represent real world behavior
  • An iterative testing approach that loops through the following phases until performance goals and objectives are met:
          – Execution of load scenarios that are designed to model your expected production workload
          – Analysis of results
          – Tune or modify the software application based on findings
  • Development of Final Results Report
  • Share results with your team and make recommendations

The ScriptFarm – U.S. Rural Outsourcing at Same Cost as Offshoring

If cost is your number one criteria when outsourcing your software load testing functions to an offshore IT services provider, you should consider the services of our affiliate, The ScriptFarm, which provides high quality scripting at the same cost as offshore providers and offers many advantages.


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