Loadrunner from HP is the most widely used Load Testing tool. Load Test Results produced by Loadrunner are used as a benchmark. This class is geared to make you a Loadrunner pro!

 

Duration: -

1.5 Months   

 

Who Can take this course – Target Audience: -

  • 10th & 12th class students
  • Undergraduates, Graduates and Post-Graduates
  • Post graduate students – BCA, MCA, B.Tech , M.Tech

 

Pre-requisites for the Class: -

  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of programming techniques would be an advantage

Course Content: -

Architecture Basics:

  • What is Architecture
  • The importance of Architecture for performance testing.
  • Understanding servers
  • Web/ APP/ DB Servers and their purpose
  • What is Protocol
  • Different types of protocols and understanding HTTP protocol.
  • Different types of Architectures
  • 2- Tier, 3- tier, n- tier architecture.
  • Static Content, Dynamic Content

 

Introduction to Performance Testing:

  • What is Testing - Functional Testing and non-Functional Testing?
  • What is Performance Testing?
  • Why Performance Testing?
  • Common Performance problems
  • Performance Testing process.
  • Performance Testing phases / Life Cycle
  • Performance testing tools
  • Benefits of Performance Testing
  • Types of Performance Testing (Load, Stress, Volume, Endurance & Scalability)
  • Identifying the business scenarios for Performance Testing
  • Think time, rendezvous point, IP Spoofing
  • Workload Modeling

 

NFR gathering:

  • What are Non- Functional requirements
  • Different types of Requirements - Product requirements & Process requirements.
  • Deriving NFRs
  • NFRs Verifiability.
  • Performance testing requirements analysis.
  • Collect performance requirements data
    • Infrastructure Data
    • Growth Data
    • Transaction Data
    • Workload pattern Data
    • Quality of Service (QoS) Data
    • Data retention Information.

 

 

Introduction to LoadRunner:

  • What is LoadRunner?
  • Why LoadRunner?
  • LoadRunner Components
  • LoadRunner Protocols
  • Protocol Advisor
  • LoadRunner Architecture
  • How LoadRunner works?
  • Load Test Process
  1. Vugen:
  • What is Vugen?
  • Why Vugen?
  • Vugen Workflow
  • Vugen Recording options
  1. Correlation:
  • What is Correlation?
  • Why Correlation?
  • Web_reg_save_param() function
  • Web_reg_save_param() function with regular expression
  • How to identify which values to correlate
  • Correlation Rules
  1. Checkpoints:
  • What are checkpoints?
  • Types of checkpoints?
  1. Transactions:
  • What are Transactions?
  • Why Transactions?
  • Syntax with example
  • Nested Transactions with syntax and example
  • Transaction naming standards
  1. Comments in the script:
  • Why use comments in the scripts?
  • How to insert comments in the scripts?
  1. Vugen Logs:
  • Vugen logs
  • Recorded log
  • Replay log
  • Compilation errors
  • Runtime Data
  1. Script Structure:
  • Script Structure
  • Multiple action files
  • Script Rules
  1. Parameterization
  • What is Parameterization?
  • Why Parameterization?
  • Objectives of Parameterization
  • Parameter types
  • Simulate Parameters
  • Parameter Properties
  • Parameter combinations
  1. Basic C functions and LR functions
  • atoi()
  • itoa()
  • lr_eval_string()
  • lr_save_string()
  • lr_save_int()
  1. RunTime Settings
  • Run Logic
  • Pacing
  • Log
  • Think Time
  • Speed Simulation
  • Browser Emulation
  • Proxy
  • Blocks – Multiple Actions
  • Think time vs Pacing
  1. Script covering all topics
  • Web Tours application script which covers all the above topics.
  • Advanced scripts covering following topics
    • Using correlated parameters as an array.
    • Randomly picking values from drop-down list
  • How to create a File to store data?

 

Controller:

  • What is Controller?
  • Different kind of Scenario’s (Basic Schedule, Real World Schedule, by group, by scenario)
  • Scenarios Creation.
  • Adding Load Generators and verifying the connectivity
  • Load Generators, Calculating the # of LGs for a load test.
  • Run Time settings
  • Executing the tests
  • Post-execution activity
  • Monitoring servers through controller
  • Windows resources.

 

Analyzer:

  • What is Analyzer?
  • Auto Load Analysis
  • Session Explorer
  • 90thPercentile
  • Analyzer Graphs
  • Analyzer Reports
  • Drill-down
  • Granularity
  • Auto Correlate
  • Cross Results
  • Merge Graphs
  • Web Page Diagnostics

 

Performance Bottleneck Analysis:

  • What are Bottlenecks?
  • Sources of data
    • Traces
    • Counters
  • Load Testing tool data
  • Typical Parameters monitored for Bottleneck analysis
  • Bottleneck Analysis – Some Heuristics
  • Performance Tuning – A Sample Case Study

 

  • The project covering all the above topics.
    • The project should be completed by students within 7 days after completion of the course.
    • Key will be provided after the project submission.
  • Resume guidance.

 

 

 

Recommended next Course after this course: -

  • Manual Testing
  • QTP
  • Selenium
  • Web Development

 

Contact Us: -

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