Chapter 7

Performance Testing

7.1 INTRODUCTION

In this Internet era, when more and more of business is transacted online, there is a big and understandable expectation that all applications run as fast as possible. When applications run fast, a system can fulfill the business requirements quickly and put it in a position to expand its business and handle future needs as well. A system or a product that is not able to service business transactions due to its slow performance is a big loss for the product organization, its customers, and its customers’ customers. For ...

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