Performance Testing with Docker Containers
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The Docker approach to virtualization can provide advantages when testing applications with Open Source Performance Testing tools. By making it replicable, Docker enables sharing the tests between users and replicating the test environment. This can be helpful for sharing knowledge between users of different levels, for saving time and not running unnecessary tests.

You'll learn:

  • Overview of Docker, and a dive into the specifics of using Docker containers for generating load
  • The approach involving Taurus tool for universal automation of performance tests
  • Common pattern of using JMeter, Gatling and other tools via Taurus Docker image
  • How Dockerization solves specific issues of perf tests inside CI
  • Reporting and result storage aspect of performance tests
  • Cloud scaling performance tests for massive load