What is most valuable?
I think CSV data config, regular expressions extractor, reporting and distribution testing are the strengths of JMeter.
How has it helped 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.
What needs improvement?
Better way to handle dynamic elements, to handle session id, browser cookie and cache manager.
For how long have I used the solution?
I have used JMeter for around 6-8 months.
What do I think about the scalability of the solution?
No, distributed testing was helpful for scaling the users in JMeter.
How are customer service and technical support?
Customer Service: 3 out of 5Technical Support: 3 out of 5
Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?
I never used any performance tool before.
How was the initial setup?
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