• What’s New in LoadRunner 11.5

    Posted on June 5, 2012 by Admin

    HP has officially announced the release of Loadrunner 11.5, and with it come a bevy of changes. The most immediately noticeable of these is a major retooling of the look and feel of VuGen.

    Over the coming days, we’ll be breaking down and reviewing some of these changes in a couple of blog postings. Here is an overview of some of the major changes you can expect:

    New and Improved VuGen – The whole look and feel of VuGen has been revamped here to include much more modular panes and viewing ability. While there are a handful Read Entire Entry

  • Microsoft Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA)

    Posted on February 2, 2004 by Admin

    Note: This article was originally posted on, and has been migrated to the Northway web site to maintain the content online.
    For some time, Microsoft has published their own capacity planning model called Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) . They also offer their own stress testing tools (WAST, ACT, etc) that can be used as add-ons to Visual Studio or stand alone tools for testing Microsoft applications. I was recently asked why I don’t recommend this method and those tools to accomplish performance goals, rather tha Read Entire Entry