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Performance Testing with Rational Performance Tester
Rational Performance Tester (RPT) is the tool we use in the lab to conduct performance and stress tests against Commerce. You can also use RPT to simulate workloads and validate that your own Commerce store is ready for peak production traffic. A trial version of RPT is available in the RPT Product home page.
Part 1: Designing tests with Rational Performance Tester
The first part of the series guides you through best practices for developing performance tests for WebSphere Commerce using RPT:
Part 2: WebSphere Commerce test scenario - Random browse
This part describes ways to implement browsing of the store catalog. A full example from the design to the implementation of the test is presented. The example is based on the Aurora starter store with Search enabled.
Part 3: Problem determination
Part 3 describes common RPT test errors and how to troubleshoot:
Article: Part 3: Problem determination
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