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< 1 minute read We think easier and simpler is better. Discover how your website or app behaves under custom conditions: number of concurrent users, regions all around the world, custom number of requests or delay between users. We selected the features we think suit the needs of every business owner, developer, quality assurance or operations person. Just let… Read more »

What is HTTP POST Request?

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< 1 minute read HTTP POST request is used for sending data to a server. You can use POST requests for upload a file or submitting a web form, make sure that the receiving application agrees on the format. Additional headers are sent with the POST request: Content-Type: header which is usually application/x-www-form-urlencoded and the Content-Length: header gives the… Read more »

What is a HTTP GET Request?

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< 1 minute read The HTTP “GET” method is used just for retrieving data and should have no other effect. When you enter a URI in the browser or you click on a link you are executing a GET request. Here are some characteristics of GET requests: can be cached, bookmarked, appear in browser history. You can easily find details… Read more »

What is HTTP?

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< 1 minute read The HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) is an application protocol designed to enable communications between clients and servers, and the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web. HTTP provide a standard way of communication between client (browsers) and web servers. HTTP works as a request-response protocol, the web browser may be the client, and… Read more »

Performance Testing metrics explained

Performance Testing

< 1 minute read To understand the load test results better, we’ve added in the LoadFocus.com test results page the following short explanations for the below metrics. Hope they will help interpret results better: What is “Response Time”? Response Time measures the performance of an individual transaction or query and is the amount of time from the moment that a… Read more »