Measuring the distribution of workload transaction response times

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Jonathan Dunne, Morten Kristiansen, and Amarendra Darisa

Date archived: December 15, 2016 | First published: September 21, 2010

This article describes an analysis approach to measuring the distribution of transaction times during a five-day workload run of the IBM® Lotus® Workforce Management application to provide a qualitative assessment of the dataset. Specific to teams working in System test or Performance environments, discover how you can apply simple statistical methods to your load test data to determine its overall distribution, dispersion skew, and more.

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