Prepare for peak

21st February 2019 by 
Sean Olly

Sales seasons, promotions, product launches, and perhaps Black Friday should be the most rewarding time for companies, having invested limited resources. Often, the end result includes long page load times,...

10th January 2018 by 
Danny Quilton

Here at Capacitas we are often asked by clients of the feasibility of validating the scalability of a service by running a performance test against the live (production) service. Having delivered testing against...

24th November 2017 by 
Danny Quilton

We plan and execute load testing to help our clients prepare for Black Friday and other peak trading periods. A common mistake we have observed is where the incorrect test volumes are used, thus reducing the...

30th September 2017 by 
Tom Jagot-Jarvis

 This blog explores how to load test to very large user volumes through: 

29th June 2017 by 
Nick Stevens

 Introduction: Threshold alerting has limited value

Threshold alerts are by far the most common way of detecting operational issues. Your page load times are high, your disks are filling up, your CPU’s are...