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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 most valuable features are the flexibility, ease of use for writing new test cases, the test plans, and the composition.The solution is very stable. We've never had any issues with it.The most valuable features are the reporting in the dashboard and the general way in which we can create test runs is helpful.

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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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It's not easy to create a custom report. It's not straightforward. A good improvement would be if there was a way to report and create a custom report without using a plugin or scripting language.I've encountered at some point, some difficulties on the administration side, but I don't remember exactly what they were.It would be useful if it had its own issue management system. At the moment, it's purely a test management tool and you have to link to a defect management tool, like JIRA. It would be useful if there was an option to use its own defect management tool so that it's integrated and not two separate tools.

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Top Answer: The most valuable features are the flexibility, ease of use for writing new test cases, the test plans, and the composition.
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Top Answer: It's not easy to create a custom report. It's not straightforward. A good improvement would be if there was a way to report and create a custom report without using a plugin or scripting language.
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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.

TestRail helps you manage and track your software testing efforts and organize your QA department. Its intuitive web-based user interface makes it easy to create test cases, manage test runs and coordinate your entire testing process.

Easily track and follow the status of individual tests, milestones and projects with dashboards and activity reports. Get real-time insights into your testing progress and boost productivity with personalized todo lists, filters and email notifications. Efficient test management, get started today!

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IBM Rational Performance Tester is ranked 14th in Test Management Tools with 1 review while TestRail by Gurock is ranked 6th in Test Management Tools with 3 reviews. IBM Rational Performance Tester is rated 8.0, while TestRail by Gurock 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 TestRail by Gurock writes "Easy to write new test cases and test plans and it is flexible". IBM Rational Performance Tester is most compared with Micro Focus LoadRunner Professional, Apache JMeter, Neotys NeoLoad, IBM Rational Test Workbench and BlazeMeter, whereas TestRail by Gurock is most compared with TFS, Zephyr Enterprise, Micro Focus ALM Quality Center, Hiptest and Tricentis qTest.

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