JSON Path Usage for Gatling Tests

As Loadium gives support to Gatling tool, we thought it would be great to give some tips about Gatling’s data extraction strategies. The purpose of Gatling test is not different than Apache JMeter test, and that is performing a load test on your application. For a realistic performance test, you need to use dynamic data. To overcome this challenge, you need to extract data from a JSON, XML or HTML file. Let’s take a look at jsonpath expression usage with some examples. How to Extract Data with JSONPATH We are going to use JSON Placeholder web services for JSON Path [...]

By | 2019-01-23T15:11:17+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

How to Make Validation on RESTful Web Service Performance Test

Hello, Representational State Transfer (REST) is an architectural style that pre-defines a set of constraints to be used for creating web services. Web services that use REST architectural style, or RESTful web services, provide interoperability between any system on the internet. Nowadays many development teams are switching to restful APIs to simplify client and server communication. That’s why performance or stress testing of that web service is crucial. By following this tutorial, you will be able to validate how many concurrent users your application’s server-side component can handle. Apache JMeter is strong when it comes to assertions. You can assert [...]

By | 2018-11-02T18:21:26+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |