Compuware Corporation, the technology performance company, today announced that it has published a new whitepaper titled: “Why Load Testing From the Cloud Doesn’t Work.” The paper explores how load testing web applications from the cloud is not the answer to resolving website performance issues and how testing from the end user’s perspective is the only way to understand what customers are experiencing.
This white paper outlines:
• The evolution architecture and structure of Web applications;
• The current state of load testing approaches an how they apply to a variety of architectures;
• How existing and emerging testing techniques are applied to different types of applications and;
• The future architecture of Web applications and what it means to the future of testing.
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About Compuware Corporation
Compuware Corporation (compuware.com), the technology performance company, provides software, experts and best practices to ensure technology works well and delivers value. Compuware solutions make the world’s most important technologies perform at their best for leading organisations worldwide, including 46 of the top 50 Fortune 500 companies and 12 of the top 20 most visited U.S. websites.