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Technical support is very good. I'm very satisfied with the assistance we've received so far.

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The stability of this solution is very good. In our experience it is approximately ninety-nine percent.

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Cons
The solution is not easily scalable. If you want to extend the solution, you need to purchase a different kind of license. You also have to work with the IBM team to assist in scaling.

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We would also like to manage the integration testing end-to-end.

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The cost of this tool, in terms of licensing, is not large.

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Rational Performance TesterBorland Silk Central, Micro Focus Silk Central
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Overview
IBM Rational Performance Tester is a performance testing solution that validates the scalability of web and server applications. Rational Performance Tester identifies the presence and cause of system performance bottlenecks and reduces load testing complexity.Silk Central is an open test management solution which unifies all test assets into one easy-to-use planning, tracking, reporting and execution hub. Silk Central enables you to gain control, collaboration and traceability across all areas of your software testing, whether your methodology is Agile, Traditional or hybrid. Silk Central provides integration of requirements, manual and automated tests, defect tools and your test execution, giving full traceability of the quality of your software testing regardless of role.
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Sample Customers
andagon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of OregonAmBank Group, Krung Thai Computer Services, Deakin University
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company61%
Comms Service Provider13%
Government8%
Financial Services Firm5%
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Financial Services Firm29%
Computer Software Company29%
Insurance Company14%
Manufacturing Company14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company40%
Financial Services Firm14%
Insurance Company11%
Comms Service Provider9%
Find out what your peers are saying about Micro Focus, Microsoft, Tricentis and others in Test Management Tools. Updated: July 2020.
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IBM Rational Performance Tester is ranked 14th in Test Management Tools with 1 review while Silk Central is ranked 10th in Test Management Tools with 1 review. IBM Rational Performance Tester is rated 8.0, while Silk Central is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of IBM Rational Performance Tester writes "A solution that supports multiple integrations and offers great technical support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Silk Central writes "A powerful platform and strong technical support help us to make the right decisions". IBM Rational Performance Tester is most compared with Micro Focus LoadRunner Professional, Apache JMeter, Neotys NeoLoad, IBM Rational Test Workbench and Silk Test, whereas Silk Central is most compared with Micro Focus ALM Quality Center, Zephyr Enterprise, Adaptavist Test Management for Jira, Tricentis qTest and TestRail by Gurock.

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