Run Unit Tests in Parallel using Visual Studio 2010

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Run Unit Tests in Parallel using Visual Studio 2010 Today almost each and every machine have multiple CPU’s or a CPU with multiple cores, so why not using them in order to speed up your tests runs and run more Tests in parallel. In Visual Studio 2010 Microsoft added the ability to run Tests (Only for Unit Tests) in parallel. Data Collectors cannot be enabled if using Parallel execution. You must have multi-core/CPU machine How To Enable Parallel Execution of Unit Tests 1....

Tech-Ed 2010 – Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 – All In One

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Tech-Ed 2010 – Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 – All In One Teched Israel 2010 is going to happen next month in Eilat between the 28-30 of November. On this Teched I’ll have the pleasure to present a session about Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 In this session I’ll demonstrate how to use the following: Microsoft Test Manager – Fast Forward Automation Web Performance Testing Load Testing Coded UI Testing Why? So YOU can do Automatic and...

Administrative Report Pack for Team Foundation Server 2010

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Administrative Report Pack for Team Foundation Server 2010 Couple of days ago Grant Holliday's post about new Reports pack for TFS admins to answer the following question: How long is cube processing taking? How much time elapses between processing jobs? How often do the processing jobs run? Do errors occur with when the cube is processed? Process Times: Current Processing Status This table tells you whether the warehouse is currently being processed...

Microsoft Key Note At SIGIST 2010 – Test Automation – Done

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Microsoft Key Note At SIGIST 2010 - Test Automation – Done Today I had the honor to participate at SIGIST 2010 conference (The third year) and be a part of Microsoft Key Note on Test Automation in Visual Studio 2010 and Microsoft Test Manager. (Last year lecture - Sigist 2009 – Lab Management & Pictures) I’ve showed couple of cool demos using “Fast-Forward for Manual Testing”, Rich Bugs using Data Collectors and Lab Manager solution. And I showed a short demo on how to use Eclipse IDE with TFS 2010 using...

VS2010 – Profiler

Monday, May 18, 2009

VS2010 – Profiler Profiler 2010 comes with couple of new features for developers: CPU Sampling Measures CPU-bound applications with low overhead. Instrumentation Measures function call counts and timing. .NET Memory Allocation (Sampling) Track managed memory allocation. Concurrency Detect threads memory for other threads. Collect...

Done: Team System User Group – Web Test & Load

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Done: Team System User Group – Web Test & Load First I want to say Thanks to each and every one that arrive to this meeting. Around 50 people arrive to the meeting and for 80% this was the first time in Team System User Group. There is no doubt that Web & Load Testing in Team System is a very HOT subject. Hope to see you all in the next meeting! Thanks Again.   How to use My Demo: 1. Download Team Suite 90-Day Trial. 2. Download and install...

This is Why Load Testing Is Important Not Just Before Release

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

This is Why Load Testing Is Important Not Just Before Release After a short conversation with one of my customers he told me that a month ago he invited a “Load Expert”  to perform load testing just before the company release the product. After the “Load Expert” exam the system he said every thing will be all right, 30 people is nothing I’m 99% sure nothing will happen. the customer asked him to perform the load test any way just to be sure… and the test passed just fine! Then I got a...

Announcing TFS Performance Report Pack

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Announcing TFS Performance Report Pack Grant Holliday upload TFS Performance Reports that Microsoft use. Quote” We have a responsibility to ensure that the server is performing as expected and to identify any efficiencies that can be made in the server or the tools.  To do this, we have created a number of reports that we use ourselves and make available to our own users. “ The Full Article + Download Execution Time Summary Server Status - Source Control Request Queue Server Status - Top Users Bypassing...

Test Mix Model in Visual Studio 2008

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Test Mix Model in Visual Studio 2008 In Visual Studio Team System 2008 Test Edition, the Test Mix Model option were added to the load test feature to let you more easily create accurate load. You use load modeling options to more accurately predict the expected real-world usage of a Web site or application that you are load-testing. It is important to do this because a load test that is not based on an accurate load model can generate misleading results.   Percentage Based on Tests Started For each test in the mix, you can specify a percentage...
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Load Agent and Load Controller Configuration Guide

Sunday, August 24, 2008

Load Agent and Load Controller Configuration GuidePublished On: Ed Glas's blog The Team Test Rig enables Team System users to run tests on one or more remote computers. A rig is made up of a single test controller and one or more test agents. The test controller can be installed on either one or two computers, and like Team Foundation Server, has both application and data tiers. A single test controller is used to coordinate the execution of multiple test agents running tests on multiple computers. Supported Operating Systems Hardware Requirements For the test agent, memory and CPU typically control how...
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