Patent Number: 6,167,534

Title: Load test system and method

Abstract: An improved system and method for load testing software applications is provided. The user interface and/or application calls are captured to generate a script to emulate a user session. The script may include source language statements and, with or without editing, may be compiled into an executable script. Multiple scripts may be executed on a script driver to simulate multiple users to load test a system.

Inventors: Straathof; Jeffrey A. (Bethesda, MD), Sherriff; Joel L. (Manassas, VA), Maurer; Dawn C. (Centreville, VA), Chhina; Ramendra S. (Arlington, VA)

Assignee: Rational Software Corporation

International Classification: G06F 11/34 (20060101); G06F 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017