Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model

Gwan-Hwan Hwang, Chi Wu-Lee, Yuan Hsin Tung, Chih Ju Chuang, Syz Feng Wu

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Abstract

In this paper we propose to employ the MapReduce computing model to implement a Testing as a Service (TaaS) for stress testing. We focus on stress testing for heavy-weight network transactions. The computation power of MapReduce computing system is used to simulate concurrent network transactions issued by a lot of users. The user first describes the testing scenario which he wants to be simulate in a testing script. The TaaS platform analyzes the testing script and then automatically distributes required testing data including details of transactions and files into a MapReduce computing system. We propose three different schemes to distribute testing data and measure their performances. We compare them with the popular stress testing tool JMeter and find out that our scheme can always have the tested system deliver higher error rate during the stress testing.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS
EditorsLi Wenzheng, Eric Tsui, M. Surendra Prasad Babu
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Pages137-140
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781479932788
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jan 1
Event2014 5th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science, ICSESS 2014 - Beijing, China
Duration: 2014 Jun 272014 Jun 29

Other

Other2014 5th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science, ICSESS 2014
CountryChina
CityBeijing
Period14/6/2714/6/29

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Keywords

  • Hadoop
  • MapReduce
  • Stress testing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software

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Hwang, G-H., Wu-Lee, C., Tung, Y. H., Chuang, C. J., & Wu, S. F. (2014). Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model. In L. Wenzheng, E. Tsui, & M. S. Prasad Babu (Eds.), Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS (pp. 137-140). [6933530] IEEE Computer Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICSESS.2014.6933530

Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model. / Hwang, Gwan-Hwan; Wu-Lee, Chi; Tung, Yuan Hsin; Chuang, Chih Ju; Wu, Syz Feng.

Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS. ed. / Li Wenzheng; Eric Tsui; M. Surendra Prasad Babu. IEEE Computer Society, 2014. p. 137-140 6933530.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hwang, G-H, Wu-Lee, C, Tung, YH, Chuang, CJ & Wu, SF 2014, Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model. in L Wenzheng, E Tsui & MS Prasad Babu (eds), Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS., 6933530, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 137-140, 2014 5th IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Science, ICSESS 2014, Beijing, China, 14/6/27. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICSESS.2014.6933530
Hwang G-H, Wu-Lee C, Tung YH, Chuang CJ, Wu SF. Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model. In Wenzheng L, Tsui E, Prasad Babu MS, editors, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS. IEEE Computer Society. 2014. p. 137-140. 6933530 https://doi.org/10.1109/ICSESS.2014.6933530
Hwang, Gwan-Hwan ; Wu-Lee, Chi ; Tung, Yuan Hsin ; Chuang, Chih Ju ; Wu, Syz Feng. / Implementing TaaS-based stress testing by MapReduce computing model. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Service Sciences, ICSESS. editor / Li Wenzheng ; Eric Tsui ; M. Surendra Prasad Babu. IEEE Computer Society, 2014. pp. 137-140
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