Node.js Stress Testing: Running the Simulation

What you'll learn

Follow along with this three-part series as Mike Pennisi shows you how to stress-test your Node.js application. In part three, Mike shows you how to use AWS to execute distributed stress tests. If you haven’t already, watch Preparing a Server and Configuring AWS first.

Checkout Mike’s realtime Node.js blog posts on building a server, stress testing procedure, and analysis.

Tools:

  • Bees with Machine Guns
  • htop - install with sudo apt-get install htop
  • sar - install with sudo apt-get install sysstat
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