Hints and tips about load and web tests with Microsoft Visual Studio
When dealing with large web applications you will definitely have to apply some load to the infrastructure before going or even during being online. A load test is a predefined set of URL requests that are submitted to your application from multiple virtual users. The number of the users or the amount of time a load tests runs, can be defined from you.
By testing your application with load tests you can be sure about the maximum workload or number of requests that your infrastructure can support and handle simultaneously. Having this information you can decide if you have to buy (on premise case) or rent (cloud case) new hardware.
With this article I would like to give some tips and tricks for features of the load tests in Microsoft Visual Studio.
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