Few systems achieve scalability these days, because scalability tests are run so infrequently. This chapter shows how to run a scalability test that is so quick-and-easy, you can run it every day of the week, providing much needed guidance to finally steer your SUT toward scalability.
The objectives of this chapter are:
- Learn a formula to determine exactly how many threads or load to apply so you can easily see how close your system is to scaling.
- Learn how to recognize when test data shows you have reproduced a performance problem that is an impediment to ...