I did a webinar with SOASTA on 9/29/2011, in case you missed it, I've copied the description and links from SOASTA's Info Center so you can have a look. If the twitter-verse is to be believed, it didn't suck. :)
- Stop removing “think times” to work around technical or license issues
- Build tests using real business workflow, not just a flood of page hits
- Run tests that preserve session states and accurate timings, end-to-end
- Inspect every component as tests run, not just from the outside-in
Chief Technologist, PerfTestPlus, Inc.
Co-Author, Performance Testing Guidance for Web Applications
Author, Web Load Testing for Dummies
Contributing Author, Beautiful Testing, and How To Reduce the Cost of Testing
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