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Testing a web server with PowerShell

Here’s another little PowerShell script that might be useful. This was knocked up to provide some basic load testing on the search function of a web application I had written- an ASP.NET form with a text field and submit button. It continuously visits the search page on the website, and submits the search term (“Bob” in this case). The script can be run multiple times simultaneously to simulate several users hitting the search at the same time, it could even be used as the basis of something on a much bigger scale if you want. Continue reading