What is Stress testing in software testing?

  • It is a type of non-functional testing.
  • It involves testing beyond normal operational capacity, often to a breaking point, in order to observe the results.
  • It is a form of software testing that is used to determine the stability of a given system.
  • It  put  greater emphasis on robustness, availability, and error handling under a heavy load, rather than on what would be considered correct behavior under normal circumstances.
  • The goals of such tests may be to ensure the software does not crash in conditions of insufficient computational resources (such as memory or disk space).

Hi, Submit your email to be informed when we publish new content