Performance Testing Considerations

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In this document, challenges with the creation of the PT capability are highlighted and an alternative is offered. Discussions on how the IBM Rational Performance Tester should be deployed and what knowledge levels need to be present to create an effective PT capability, brought up significant concerns with the change of success at your organization. The reasons are multiple and are addressed in this document. Recognizing the issue is the first step, providing guidance that will help to chart an alternative is the second step. This document will walk you through this process.


  • An Introduction to Performance Testing
  • The Challenges with Building a Performance Testing Capability In-House
  • Challenges Your Organization Might be Facing
  • Alternative Approaches
  • Risks Related to the Alternatives
  • What the Market Offers
  • Variables
  • Recommendations

Download the Performance Testing Considerations Datasheet