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Web & Database Load Testing with JMeter



Michael Dowden introduces JMeter and explains how to develop a data-driven methodology to determine some of the limits of a web application: max number of concurrent users, bottlenecks, etc.


Michael Dowden is an MBA and Software Architect with more than 13 years experience in software development and project leadership. He is President of Tekyn, a company he founded in Indianapolis, Indiana. Michael has consulted several Fortune 500 companies including Amgen, Caterpillar, Conseco, Eli Lilly, IBM, Liberty Mutual, New York Life, Roche, Sunoco and Zurich.

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Jul 09, 2014

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  • Great presentation

    by Rudi Starcevic,

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    Awesome stuff. Well thought out and spoken presentation, extremely useful - thank you.

  • Re: Great presentation

    by Michael Dowden,

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    Thanks so much, Rudi! I appreciate the feedback and am glad you found it helpful.

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