For the tests, we used VS 2012 load testing tool.
We defined the following tests:
Just browsing through the packages listing:
Browsing a bit then searching, and then narrowing the search:
And finally, searching a few packages by their id, tags, etc:
I then defined the following load test:
With the following distribution:
Finally, we have the way we actually run the test:
We get 20 seconds of warm up, then 5 minutes of tough load.
On my next post, we will see how we did.