Stress Test Parameters

The following parameters should be known before stress test is run.

  • Machine configuration of each machine where stress test will be run should be obtained.
  • Number of threads that each stress test case spawns.
  • Sleep time of each thread.
  • Number of use cases tested by the stress test case.
  • JVM heap size of the machine to be stressed.
  • Number of transactions tested in each stress test.
  • Design stress test based on number of users going to use the system per second.
  • Stress test the most used use case separately.