Using RegEx (Regular Expressions) in Jmeter – CoRelation in Jmeter


In this article I will describe how to use the Regular expression extractor in Jmeter for the dynamic data corelation needs of web requests. I will first discuss how to add a RegEx to a webrequest, the basics terminologies associated with RegEx and then describe how different types of regular expression requirements can be met.

Jmeter – A Glossary of Terms

Things you should know

Starting Jmeter can be difficult, as the terminology can take time to get to grips with.  What follows is a high level description of the key Jmeter Terms. My personal experience with Jmeter has been great.  Many performance test engineers face difficulty during their first attempts with the tool because of the terminology.Listeners, pre-processor elements, […]

Loadrunner vs JMeter – feature comparison

This time I present a brief comparison of two load-testing tool: Loadrunner (as called “the industry standard load testing tool”) and its open-source “counterpart” the Apache JMeter. Why are exactly these two pieces compared? I made a quick research at to find out the global demand on load testing Profollica professionals. We can conclude, […]

LoadRunner to JMeter – A successful transition


 It all began on the day when a bunch of three performance testers were given a task of migrating the performance testing activities of multiple applications of a client to an open source tool. This included architectural level migration, resource knowledge transition and testing-operation transition from a licensed tool (LoadRunner) to an open source tool. […]