Testing the created software under high load is one of the key ways of ensuring its complete security and flawless functionality.
The purpose of performance testing
Performance testing is a technique which evaluates and tests the condition of a software by testing its sensitivity and stability under the influence of various workloads. This type of testing measures the responsiveness to requests, examines the performance of the application and its reactions to a high rate of data inputs.
Reasons for performance testing
Performance tests are performed in order to improve the user interface of an application, increase its potential generated incomes, collect useful metrics for improvement and optimization of the system and for defining weak spots that require higher attention and customization.