Database Testing with JMeter

Most of the applications' performance can be tested by triggering HTTP, FTP or some other protocols. But there are some cases where we want to directly test the database system without interfering the HTTP calls. Apache JMeter has a built-in JDBC Request module. We can do database testing with JMeter. Let's see how! JMeter can connect to any database and run SQL queries concurrently. In order to do so, it's mandatory to have necessary JDBC drivers in the lib folder of your installation. Most important part of the Database performance testing is to have valid connection strings in JDBC [...]