JMeter distributed load testing made simple

Distributed testing means generating the load from multiple computers simultaneously, which is unavoidable when running a test with more virtual users. With it is very easy to do distributed load testing in a familiar JMeter interface. Take a look at how to do it. comes with predefined templates, that make setting up a distributed load test very simple. In short, you just need to install on at least two computers and insert required information to set up an SSH connection.

There are serveral ways in which the architecture of a load test might look. You’ll find more on this topic in the documentation.

This thorough video tutorial explains setting of a distributed load test test step by step. After that it shows the whole test run and generating of the test report with graphs. The video contains closed captions.

Please note that distributed testing feature is available in the Pro and Enterprise version only.