Performance testing article in QAThreads:
"Today, applications are getting heavy, no.
of users accessing the application is increasing and a result of this
importance of performance testing is increasing. On the other hand fast
servers delivering a great performance against millions of simultaneous
users are available in the market.
The problem is that these servers don’t come cheap and also the
software required and experts available in this field. In this kind of
scenario when an organization think of carrying out a performance
testing of an application lot of factors need to be considered from the
basics of performance testing to which tool to be used and how it should
be used. In this article "The declining importance of performance testing should change your priorities" Robert
L. Bogue discusses performance testing with respect to today's changing
face of software and its accessibility."
Its worth reading the comments on this article, many of which
are better written and more informative thatn the article itself.