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The Different Types of Performance Testing Explained

Performance testing determines the entire functionality of a website or an application by testing its operability under stress and load. There are three major types of performance testing, namely:

Load Testing: It involves the activity of a website or application by loading several data on the system.

Stress Testing: It determines the behavior of a site or application when it reaches its peak due to the amount of load on the system.

Capacity Testing: This helps provide detailed information about how much the website or application can handle, including when the response time becomes flawed.

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