[Deploying Sakai] Load Testing CLE

Chris Kretler ckretler at umich.edu
Fri Nov 1 14:08:19 PDT 2013

Hi Warwick,

There have been a number of efforts to openly load test sakai.  Some of
them used The Grinder:



Others have used jmeter:


I haven't touched the grinder scripts since 2009, so they would likely
require updating before running.

You could also look into leveraging browsermob to execute Selenium scripts
at large scale:


This does cost money, but the selenium scripts are probably the easiest to
create, assuming they need to be created from scratch.


On Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 3:15 PM, Warwick Chapman <warwickchapman at gmail.com>wrote:

> Howdy
> I've searched and only found information relating to load testing Sakai 3.
>  Are there some scripts for load testing Sakai 2?
> I want to run some heavy load tests tomorrow to help me tune my AppServers
> for D-Day on Sunday - is this possible?
> Thanks very much.
> -- Warwick Bruce Chapman | +27 83 7797 094 | http://warwickchapman.com
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