[RFC] Load Testing

A. Overview

Load Testing / Stress Test is a mechanism for flooding the network with a certain requests during some period time.

To have successfully loadtest we need:

  • Preparation
  • How many request will be use ?
  • How much time execute this loadtesting ?
  • How many microservices involved ?
  • Where is the environment from this loadtest will be impact (onprem, staging, production) ?
  • Cost effective estimation for this loadtesting event ?

B. Technical Documentation

Define your technical documentation for this loadtest (estimation and after loadtesting event)

  • Environment
  • Number of Microservices
  • Number of Request
  • Period Time (Begin – End Snapshot Datetime)
  • Target Metrics
  • Snapshot Result (Metrics Dashboard & Logs)

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