Guides

LoadForge load testing and performance scaling guide directory

Introduction

Community guides

We provide several free guides to help you learn about load testing, and scaling your application.

We have a separate locustfile directory for actual config assistance.

If this all seems a bit too complex, consider a Managed Load Test from us.

Remember for official platform help you can use our Documentation, or ask support.

Name Description
API Load Testing What to test, how to test it and what to think about when load testing or stress testing your REST API application.
GraphQL Load Testing How do you load test or stress test your new GraphQL API? Good news - load testing a GraphQL API is very easy with LoadForge.
High Performance Nginx How to get the highest RPS out of Nginx through tweaks, sysctls, and config options.
High Performance PHP-FPM How to get the highest RPS out of your PHP-FPM installation through tweaks, sysctls, and config options.
High Scale HTTP/SSL Performance Tests LoadForge is one of very few companies in the world capable of generating millions of SSL transactions per second.
Laravel Load Testing How to easily load test your Laravel web application and optimize its performance.
Load Testing An SPA Load testing an SPA (single-page application is quite simple with LoadForge, but can be difficult with basic load testing tools.
Load Testing A WAF Load testing a WAF is quite similar to testing a website, with the added complexity that you may wish to test things like DoS limits, or blocked requests, etc.
Load Testing HAProxy How to run a performance test on the haproxy load balancer using LoadForge, stress test your HAProxy.
Logging Slow PHP Pages Using the PHP-FPM slowlog to track pages that are performing slowly.
Reading Load Tests How to interpret your load test results, and what to focus on, and how to improve your scalability
Recording A HAR For LoadForge LoadForge supports recording browser actions in Chrome, and then converting them into a LoadForge test.
Server Load Testing What to test, how to test it and what to think about when load testing or stress testing your web servers.
Strapi Load Testing How to load test the Strapi headless CMS with LoadForge.
Web Load Testing What to test, how to test it and what to think about when load testing or stress testing your web application.
WordPress Load Testing Load testing your WordPress Blog or CMS is made extremely easy by LoadForge. We are going to be showing how to simulate a real set of users, browsing through your latest blog posts at random.