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    SOASTA CloudTest
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    Overview

    Soasta's CloudTest rapidly builds realistic test scenarios using real user data, then tests, analyzes and repairs faster. CloudTest's visual test environment and real-time analytics test your website, mobile app and api backend to give you a streaming view of all your performance data while tests run from back-end systems to front end performance.

    eggPlant Performance provides sophisticated performance testing and load testing tools that can test the widest range of technology and can scale up to simulate any load you need, but are still easy-to-use. eggPlant Performance has been designed to cleanly manage the difficult stuff so you spend more of your time looking at what really matters – improving the user experience of your application. It ensures that your cloud and server based applications will continue to work, perform, and provide an excellent user experience with hundreds or thousands of simultaneous users. eggPlant Performance consists of three main components: Studio, Test Controller, and Analyzer. Studio is used to create the different components of a load test (including scripts, test data, test definitions, and monitoring targets). Test Controller is used subsequently to execute the tests and monitor them during runtime. Analyzer is then used to view completed test runs and their results, as well as generate a wide variety of charts and tables to analyze the data. eggPlant Performance supports a variety of virtual user types for different automation options, depending on the performance or load testing requirements and objectives. — Web HTPP/S: For protocol-level web scripting — Rich clients/UI-based: This includes Citrix VUs (for automating any desktop app published over Citrix), eggPlant Functional VUs (for integration with TestPlant’s functional UI testing tool), WinDriver VUs(for driving the interface of any Windows-based rich client application through a combination of object- and image-based approaches), Selenium VUs (for automating the user experience of browsers). — TCP/UDP: For recording network traffic
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    Akamai CloudTest is ranked 16th in Performance Testing Tools while Eggplant Performance is ranked 9th in Performance Testing Tools with 2 reviews. Akamai CloudTest is rated 0.0, while Eggplant Performance is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Eggplant Performance writes "We gave them our requirements and they built all the monitoring and alerts that we need, for both our website and product". Akamai CloudTest is most compared with Apache JMeter, Micro Focus LoadRunner Professional, BlazeMeter, Micro Focus LoadRunner Cloud and Micro Focus LoadRunner Enterprise, whereas Eggplant Performance is most compared with Appium, Micro Focus LoadRunner Professional, Apache JMeter, Micro Focus UFT One and Perfecto.

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