While load testing is about performance measurement, you cannot avoid validating results sent back from the server. For instance, your server may still return results quickly, but if the web page content is wrong or missing, it wouldn’t be worth much.
Read more about validation in load testing in this blog post.
WebLOAD lets you validate server response via several methods. You can validate:
- a web page title or file size
- the existence of text, tags, or specific values on the page returned by a web request.
- the time it takes a request to finish
Watch this hands-on video to learn how to validate server response in your test using WebLOAD: