Compare IBM Rational Performance Tester vs. SmartBear TestComplete

IBM Rational Performance Tester is ranked 20th in Test Management Tools while SmartBear TestComplete which is ranked 4th in Test Management Tools with 9 reviews. IBM Rational Performance Tester is rated 0, while SmartBear TestComplete is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of SmartBear TestComplete writes "The automated test farm of 20 virtual machines for execution, 20 TestComplete licenses and 20 automated testers are doing the job of 100 manual testers". IBM Rational Performance Tester is most compared with LoadRunner, Apache JMeter and BlazeMeter, whereas SmartBear TestComplete is most compared with Ranorex Studio, UFT (QTP) and Katalon Studio.
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The license price for a physical machine is cheap, and for virtual machine, it is very expensive.Our ROI is about $10,000 a year.TestComplete now have come up with three modules (Web, Desktop & Mobile), so based on the type of product for automation, it is adequate to purchase the required module.Buy modules on demand. If you have a four-person team and they will each automate tests only 25% of the time, it's better to buy a floating licence and share the tool during the work day.

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Top Comparisons
Compared 13% of the time.
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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.

TestComplete is a powerful and robust automated testing tool for mobileweb and desktop  applications. Quickly and easily create accurate and repeatable tests across multiple devices, platforms and environments – regardless of experience level. It supports multiple languages, modern control sets and integrates with open source frameworks and tools like Selenium, SoapUI and Jenkins.

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Sample Customers
andagon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of OregonCisco, J.P. Morgan, Boeing, McAfee, EMC, Intuit, and Thomson Reuters.
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REVIEWERS
Software R&D Company13%
Retailer13%
Comms Service Provider13%
Manufacturing Company13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm23%
Manufacturing Company22%
Retailer8%
Non Tech Company7%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business20%
Midsize Enterprise40%
Large Enterprise40%
REVIEWERS
Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise39%
Large Enterprise49%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business11%
Midsize Enterprise28%
Large Enterprise61%
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