IBM Rational Performance Tester vs. Visual Studio Test Professional

As of May 2019, IBM Rational Performance Tester is ranked 17th in Test Management Tools with 2 reviews vs Visual Studio Test Professional which is ranked 16th in Test Management Tools with 1 review. The top reviewer of IBM Rational Performance Tester writes "Enables us to run performance tests against the most common application environments". The top reviewer of Visual Studio Test Professional writes "It needs to be independent and user-friendly". IBM Rational Performance Tester is most compared with LoadRunner, Apache JMeter and BlazeMeter. Visual Studio Test Professional is most compared with LoadRunner, Katalon Studio and Apache JMeter.
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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.Visual Studio Professional Edition provides an IDE for all supported development languages. As of Visual Studio 2010, the Standard edition was dropped. MSDN support is available as MSDN Essentials or the full MSDN library depending on licensing. It supports XML and XSLT editing, and can create deployment packages that only use ClickOnce and MSI. It includes tools like Server Explorer and integration with Microsoft SQL Server also. Windows Mobile development support was included in Visual Studio 2005 Standard, however, with Visual Studio 2008, it is only available in Professional and higher editions. Windows Phone 7 development support was added to all editions in Visual Studio 2010. Development for Windows Mobile is no longer supported in Visual Studio 2010; it is superseded by Windows Phone 7.
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andagon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of OregonTransport for Greater Manchester, Ordina, Bluegarden A/S, CLEAResult, Jet.com, OSIsoft, Australian Taxation Office, BookedOut, Tracasa
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