Visual Studio 2005

[How Do I:] Set Up Distributed Load Testing for High Volume Tests?

By Chris Menegay|8 minutes|
Visual Studio Team System allows you to set up distibuted load testing by creating a test "rig" that comprises a Controller on one remote machine and multiple Agents on the same or additional remote machines. This video walks you through installing the Controller and the Agents, and then configurating your test cases to run using the remote Controller. As you will see, Visual Studio Team System makes it very simple to set up distributed load testing for high-volume automated testing.


This article was originally created on July 9, 2007

Author Information

Chris Menegay

Chris Menegay – Chris Menegay is a Development Process Specialist for Notion Solutions, Inc., a consulting and training firm specializing in software development process and Visual Studio Team System. He has been working with Visual Studio Team System full-time since 2004. Chris has been working closely with Microsoft since 2004 to understand the direction of Visual Studio Team System and working with customers to improve their software development teams by implementing the tools effectively. Chris has worked with a variety of companies ranging in size from 50 employees up to Fortune 100 companies. He has written white papers and articles on Team System for MSDN and MSDN Magazine. Chris is a Microsoft MVP (Team System), a Microsoft Regional Director and a member of the INETA Speakers Bureau.