Load testing enterprise applications efficiently (1/3)

Load testing an application has often been underestimated for different reasons by developers or by IT managers. Most tests typically rely only on unit test or on quality assurance teams that focus more on functional and on non-regression tests. In such cases, it can happen that the program’s behavior once deployed in a production environment will show poor performance or unexpected bugs that never happened before. This article will describe how you can setup an efficient load testing environment using cost free tools. [...]