jmeter is a software that can perform load test, performance testing, regression test, etc., on different protocols or technologies and also you can integrate jmeter with selenium library
It is 100% pure Java application for load and performance testing.
Before proceeding with this tutorial, you should have a basic understanding of Java programming language, text editor and execution of programs, etc., because you are going to use jmeter to handle all levels of Java project testing (regression, functional, load, performance, etc.,), so it will be good if you have knowledge of software development and software testing processes.
Apache jmeter features include:
- Ability to load and performance test many different applications/server/protocol types:
- Web – HTTP, HTTPS (Java, NodeJS, PHP, ASP.NET, …)
- SOAP / REST Webservices