What is JMeter
The Apache JMeter™ is open-source software, a 100% pure Java application designed to load test, functional behavior, and measure the performance of web applications.
JMeter Integration with Opsera
Apache JMeter may be used to test performance both on static and dynamic resources, Web dynamic applications. It can be used to simulate a heavy load on a server, group of servers, network or object to test its strength or to analyze overall performance under different load types.
Apache JMeter features include:
- Ability to load and performance test many different applications/server/protocol types: Web - HTTP, HTTPS (Java, NodeJS, PHP, ASP.NET, …), SOAP / REST Webservices, FTP, Database via JDBC, LDAP, Message-oriented middleware (MOM) via JMS, Mail - SMTP(S), POP3(S) and IMAP(S), Native commands or shell scripts, TCP, Java Objects.
- Full featured Test IDE that allows fast Test Plan recording, building and debugging.
- CLI mode (Command-line mode to load test from any Java compatible OS (Linux, Windows, Mac OSX, …)
- Highly Extensible core: Pluggable Samplers allow unlimited testing capabilities, Scriptable Samplers (JSR223-compatible languages like Groovy and BeanShell), Several load statistics may be chosen with pluggable timers, data analysis and visualization plugins allow great extensibility as well as personalization, functions can be used to provide dynamic input to a test or provide data manipulation, easy Continuous Integration through 3rd party Open Source libraries for Maven, Gradle and Jenkins.