I think CSV data config, regular expressions extractor, reporting and distribution testing are the strengths of JMeter.
Improvements to My Organization
It makes life easier by simulating production scenario to check the performance under heavy load. We are able to find out the bottleneck in our system with the results.
Room for Improvement
Better way to handle dynamic elements, to handle session id, browser cookie and cache manager.
Use of Solution
I have used JMeter for around 6-8 months.
No, distributed testing was helpful for scaling the users in JMeter.
Customer Service and Technical Support
Customer Service: 3 out of 5Technical Support: 3 out of 5
I never used any performance tool before.
Yes, the initial setup IS easy after following the blogs or Apache JMeter page.
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
May 07 2014