Advanced Topics in VTS such as working with tables, multiple instances, and exporting and importing data.
For those of you who have been using LoadRunner for a while, you may have heard about the Virtual Table Server (VTS). This is a technology has been around since the early versions of LoadRunner. However, the original version of the tool was never officially supported by HPE.
Previously we looked at using DFE to help make scripts that utilize XML to make it more readable and easier to parameterize. There is another way to use DFE, beyond making a script more readable. Sometimes DFE may be required for the script to run properly. Some applications use what is called GWT (Google Web Toolkit). To use GWT DFE, first you need to identify when an application is using GWT.
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.
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.
A fundamental shift is taking place in application development. Composite applications are in the forefront of enterprise software development where technology vendors are rapidly developing applications in a composite platform, providing greater flexibility for development teams to create applications which rely on an array of back-end services to deliver software.
Applications are progressively relying on in-house and third-party developed services to interface with data-driven applications. The increasing complexity of software architecture, as well as attempting to line up testing cycles with release cycles across multiple vendors’ services, increases the complexity of testing and the duration of software testing cycles.
Using HP Service Virtualization can alleviate testing challenges, helping to decrease TTM and improve the overall quality of applications, by providing a script-less interface for virtualizing services.