Performance tests can be found under the
setup/performance-toolkit/ directory. These tests require Apache JMeter to be installed and are available on the console via the
jmeter command. Apache JMeter can be downloaded and installed by following the instructions at http://jmeter.apache.org.
The crux of the performance test is defined in the
benchmark.jmx file, which can be opened in the JMeter GUI tool, as shown in the following screenshot:
As shown in the preceding screenshot, the default
benchmark.jmx tests are sectioned into three thread groups that are named setUp Thread Group, Customer Checkout, and tearDown Thread Group. We ...