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  • Advanced Topics in VTS – Part 4

    Posted on February 18, 2017 by Admin

    A Step by Step guide to using the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS)
    Introduction to the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS) – Part 1
    Install and Setting up VTS – Part 2
    Coding for VTS – Part 3
    Advanced Topics in VTS – Part 4 
    Working with Tables
    Sometimes working with VTS tables isn’t very straight forward.  VTS provides you with a single table for data sharing. Don’t think of it as a database table, think of it more of an Excel table.  There is NO forced row integrity – keeping related data on the same row – thu Read Entire Entry

  • Coding for VTS – Part 3

    Posted on February 18, 2017 by Admin

    A Step by Step guide to using the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS)
    Introduction to the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS) – Part 1
    Install and Setting up VTS – Part 2
    Coding for VTS – Part 3
    Advanced Topics in VTS – Part 4 

    NOTE:  You can have multiple instances of VTS running and being used during a test. These code samples are assuming you are using a single instance of VTS.  If you are using multiple instances, you’ll want to use the vtc functions and NOT the lrvtc functions!  Instances are covered Read Entire Entry

  • Install and Setting up VTS – Part 2

    Posted on February 18, 2017 by Admin

    A Step by Step guide to using the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS)
    Introduction to the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS) – Part 1
    Install and Setting up VTS – Part 2
    Coding for VTS – Part 3
    Advanced Topics in VTS – Part 4 
    Install
    This is the easy part.  You can find the VTS setup executable under the “Additional Components” folder in the LoadRunner install directory.  It is a quick and easy setup that you can do using the default options.  You can install the VTS on the same server as the controll Read Entire Entry

  • Introduction to the New HPE LoadRunner Virtual Table Server (VTS) – Part 1

    Posted on February 18, 2017 by Admin

    A Step by Step guide to using the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS)
    Introduction to the New HPE Virtual Table Server (VTS) – Part 1
    Install and Setting up VTS – Part 2
    Coding for VTS – Part 3
    Advanced Topics in VTS – Part 4 For those of you who have been using LoadRunner for a while, you may have heard about the Virtual Table Server (VTS). This is a technology has been around since the early versions of LoadRunner. However, the original version of the tool was never officially supported by HPE. There was lit Read Entire Entry

  • What is LoadRunner’s DFE Part 2 (GWT)

    Posted on August 8, 2016 by Admin

    Previously we looked at using DFE to help make scripts that utilize XML to make it more readable and easier to parameterize.  There is another way to use DFE, beyond making a script more readable.  Sometimes DFE may be required for the script to run properly.  Some applications use what is called GWT (Google Web Toolkit).  To use GWT DFE, first you need to identify when an application is using GWT.

    There is the obvious way that LoadRunner recognizes GWT.  You’ll see the following message in the Error tab of the messag Read Entire Entry

  • What’s New in LoadRunner 12

    Posted on March 18, 2014 by Admin

    A brand spanking new version of LoadRunner is out, and Northway has the dirt! Buckle up, there is some cool stuff in this new version.
    New LoadRunner Licensing
    Probably one of the biggest changes to the product is HP’s new “Community License Bundle”. This replaces the old “Instant-on License” where LoadRunner would work with a minimum number of Vusers for a limited amount of time. This new bundle includes 50 Vusers for almost every protocol. It excludes Vusers for the GUI (UFT integration), COM/DCOM, and templa Read Entire Entry

  • What’s new in LoadRunner 11.52?

    Posted on October 3, 2013 by Admin

    HP’s May 2013 release of LoadRunner 11.52 was more than just a simple patch. While there are general performance improvements in VUGen and Analysis for general user functions, it also has several new features. This article will cover many of them so you can determine if it is time to upgrade.
    Replay Statistics Summary
    HP deployed multiple changes within the VUGen IDE.  A Replay Statistics Summary is now available for connection information made between each iteration, after a replay.  To disable/enable Replay Statistics go Read Entire Entry

  • HP Service Virtualization: Test Earlier and Improve Time to Market (TTM)

    Posted on August 16, 2013 by Admin

    A fundamental shift is taking place in application development. Composite applications are in the forefront of enterprise software development where technology vendors are rapidly developing applications in a composite platform, providing greater flexibility for development teams to create applications which rely on an array of back-end services to deliver software.

    A common example of a composite application architecture is a collection of web-based services that integrate with other systems. For example, SOAP Read Entire Entry