Introduction to Performance Testing with Apache JMeter

This webinar aims to demonstrate the first steps in how to do performance tests on software, based on a combination of a brief theoretical introduction and the preparation of the first test, using the open-source Apache Jmeter tool.
It is aimed at any enthusiast/curious in the field and assumes no prior technical knowledge.

The session will be structured as follows:

  • Introduction to Performance Testing
    o What are performance tests?
    o Importance of performance testing
    o Types of performance testing
  • How performance tests are done
    o What is a test script?
    o What is a test scenario?
  • From theory to practice using Apache JMeter
    o How to make your first test script with JMeter
    o How to run a test scenario with JMeter
  • Tips and references
  • Questions



3 March 2021


Teams Platform


5 PM - 6 PM



Nuno Rodrigues

Performance tester with practical experience in more than 20 small to large scale, national and international projects. Part of his portfolio, are clients such as IKEA, Costa Coffee, King's College London, EDP, Jerónimo Martins, Santa Casa da Misericórdia, etc.