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Oracle Load Testing Best Practices Guide (Doc ID 1310949.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Application Testing Suite - Version 9.01 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document goes over the basics for Oracle Load Testing (OLT): Best Practices and Sizing Guidelines.  More information can be found in the attached Guide.



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In this Document
 Oracle Load Testing: Best Practices & Sizing Guidelines
 Oracle Load Testing (OLT) Components
 OLT Architecture
 OLT Server-Agent Communication
 Troubleshooting Issues During Load Test Execution
 Best Practices for a Successful OLT Deployment
 Select appropriate hardware for your OLT Server system
 Select appropriate hardware for your OLT Agent system(s)
 Select and configure the OLT Database appropriately
 Configure the proper OLT settings based on the load test you plan to run
 Ensure the integrity your load test systems & network
 Monitoring Your OLT Test Systems During a Load Test
 Performance Test Sizing
 Benchmark Environment
 Target Application
 Linux Agents
 Windows Agents
 Scenario Configuration
 Scenario Parameter Tuning
 Linux System Tuning
 Kernel Tuning
 Ulimit Tuning
 Windows Tuning

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