The Production Team plays a crucial role in the performance of any web application and in the success of L & P testing.
The Production Teamís intelligent hardware choices have a large impact on the performance of the application.
Secondly, the Produciton Team is often responsible for procuring hardware for a new, load testing, environment. The correct machines much be chosen here so that they mirror, at least in some way, the produciton environment. This is necessary in order to produce accurate, meaningful load test results.
Download a Visio diagram of a typical load and performance testing environment.