Native Unix Monitoring in LoadRunner

Native Unix Monitoring in LoadRunner

I often encounter an age-old hassle over monitoring servers and infrastructure under test. Being a performance engineer, I need to see system resources for the application in real-time as a test is running. Sometimes the company does not know about all the...

LoadRunner TruClient Best Practices

LoadRunner TruClient Best Practices

A few weeks ago, I released the LoadRunner Best Practices for Scripting, Testing, Analysis, and Organization which you can find by clicking here. I received a lot of feedback from the community, and it went over pretty well. Someone requested that I create one for the...

Performance Testing Allscripts SCM with LoadRunner

Performance Testing Allscripts SCM with LoadRunner

I’ve been using Micro Focus LoadRunner to do performance testing on Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager (SCM) since version 4.5 in 2005. I have learned a lot over the years. As with many EHR/EMR applications, the deployment method is usually Citrix XenApp or...

LoadRunner: Advanced Trace Saves the Day

LoadRunner: Advanced Trace Saves the Day

Here’s a new, geeky technical article for all my HP LoadRunner buddies. Recently, I had to work with a web application built on JSON. The page would display a different number of records/rows for a each distinct user id. The user I recorded with had three...