Advantages and disadvantages of Load testing

Following are the advantages of Load testing:

  • Performance bottlenecks identification before production
  • Improves the scalability of the system
  • Minimize risk related to system down time
  • Reduced costs of failure
  • Increase customer satisfaction

Disadvantages of Load testing:

  • Need programming knowledge to use load testing tools.
  • Tools can be expensive as pricing depends on the number of virtual users supported.