AJAX TruClient Protocol – Tips and tricks

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Post publishing my articles the high level review on AJAX TruClient protocol of LR and incorporating basic functionalities in AJAXTruClient, I am receiving a number of messages, comments and queries via email and on LinkedIn. Most of the queries are related to implementations of basic functions in the scripts developed on TruClient. Through this article, I would resolve some of those […]

AJAX TruClient – Parameterization, Text Verification and Object Identification

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Everyday I see at least one discussion or thread related to Ajax TruClient protocol. Many performance engineers across the world are starting to use this protocol to test their web apps. Most of the questions on TruClient technology are based on three primary steps of scripting – Parameterization, Text Verification and Corelation. In this article, I will walk […]

AJAX TruClient – The next Revolution in Performance Testing domain

Last week, I had a chance to work on the AJAX TruClient protocol launched in the latest version of LR (LR 11). I was amazed to see a totally different manner of scripting followed with this protocol. The object identification technology made my scripting and debugging task a piece of cake. The non-requirement of dynamic correlation reduced the scripting complications and […]

Citrix Protocol on LoadRunner – Tips and Tricks Part 3

I’ve previously published two articles on Tips and tricks helpful to performance test Citrix applications with Loadrunner. The articles can be found here -> Citrix Protocol on LR – Tips & Tricks (Part 1) Citrix Protocol on LR – Tips & Tricks (Part 2) In this article, I will cover the following: Remotely managing hung […]

Citrix Protocol on LoadRunner – Tips and Tricks Part 2

This blog is continuation to my last blog ‘Citrix Protocol on LoadRunner – Tips and Tricks Part 1’. In this article, I will discuss  more tips that can be helpful when working with the Citrix_ICA protocol and LoadRunner. Number of vusers per LoadGenerator Machine: A LoadGenerator machine can run only a limited number of Citrix […]

Citrix Protocol on LoadRunner – Tips and Tricks Part 1

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In this article, I am going to highlight some tips that can be helpful  to performance test engineers to effectively work on Citrix applications.  By understanding and implementing these points, script debug and test execution will be a lot easier. Points to consider while recording Citrix Vuser scripts simulate the Citrix ICA protocol communication between […]

Scripting RMI with Loadrunner VuGen 9.5x and 11

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The Java Remote Method Invocation (RMI) is a Java application programming interface that supports an object-oriented way of  remote procedure calls (RPC). In this article I show you two ways to create performance tests scripts with Loadrunner for RMI-driven applications. As RMI is a Java-specific protocol, the Java vuser or the Java Record replay protocols mush […]

Review: Performance Testing Mobile Applications capabilities in Loadrunner 11

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Previously I described ways to test mobile device applications (Andoid, iOS, etc.) with an emulator and with the actual  “hard” device utilizing Loadrunner 9.5x. In this article I will summarize my experience with Loadrunner 11. Loadrunner 11 Patch release #3 features two new mobile-related virtual user script types: Mobile Truclient (which embraces Hp’s Truclient AJAX […]

Recording mobile device traffic for performance testing iPhone, iOS, Android and Windows Mobile applications with HP Loadrunner

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Want to write a performance test that will replicate the traffic of an actual hardware device such as an iPad, iPhone or Android device? This article covers a useful technique to capture and replay the network traffic of real mobile devices. In my previous blog the Android SDK’s emulator has been used to run the mobile client […]