LoadRunner 12: Configuring Cloud Load Generators

Let’s explore using Load Generators from the Amazon EC2 Cloud in LoadRunner 12. Many people have asked me about it, wondering about any “gotcha’s” that might be out there. I have found a couple. In this blog entry, I want to focus on the configuration and setup of LoadRunner.

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Modify Your Northway Navigator Club Email Preferences

We realize there may be times when you want to alter these settings, or unsubscribe from emails we send out altogether. Here is the process for that:

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LoadRunner 12: Step-By-Step Installation

This is a visual walk-through of the LoadRunner 12 installation screens. This will allow you to preview installation so that you can know what to expect

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LoadRunner 12 System Specifications

Considering upgrading to LoadRunner 12? Below are the latest specifications for the Controller, Generator, MI Listener, VUGen, and Analysis.

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What’s New in LoadRunner 12

A brand spanking new version of LoadRunner is out, and Northway has the dirt! Buckle up, there is some cool stuff in HP LoadRunner version 12.

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November $25 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway, Northway Navigator Club Members

Become a Northway Navigator Club member and you could win a $25 Gift Card from Amazon.com. We’ll announce the winner for the drawing on Friday, 11/01/2013. In order to qualify, you must be a Northway Navigator Club member and your member profile must be accurate and complete. Membership is free!

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HP QTP Training Class in Atlanta, GA (10/14/13)

Northway Solutions Group hosted an HP QTP Training Class in Atlanta, GA the week of October 14, 2013. Five students attended this instructor-led class to learn the fundamentals of functional test automation using QTP/UFT, and to learn advanced scripting techniques to build skills beyond the scope of basic automation.

We’d like to congratulate Josh, Chris, Sylvia, Leslie and Anita for passing the course and thank them for being exceptional students. Each student was able to demonstrate proficiency in the skills learned using our objective-based lab exercises.

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The Music Business Can Teach IT About Survival

Those who are surviving in the consulting world of testing software do so for the same reasons as with the music industry. They have embraced the latest technology trends and have found ways to make it work to their advantage. They bring years of experience and best practices to get great results in shorter periods of time than those learning on someone’s dime. They are using social networking to connect with people, and are great communicators. And they will survive.

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Northway Is Hiring A Sales Manager

Northway Is Hiring A Sales Manager. See the attached PDF for more information.

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What’s new in LoadRunner 11.52?

HP’s May 2013 release of LoadRunner 11.52 was more than just a simple patch. While there are general performance improvements in VUGen and Analysis for general user functions, it also has several new features, protocol support and enhancements. This article will cover many of them so you can determine if it is time to upgrade.

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