Jenkins is an open source automation server written in Java. Jenkins helps to automate the non-human part of the software development process, with continuous integration and facilitating technical aspects of continuous delivery.
As performance testers, we contribute to our development team by easing the execution of performance tests. The goal is to integrate testing to make it a natural part of the lifecycle of any development project. In this blog post, we will see how to integrate our open source JMeter performance tests into open source Continuous Integration tool Jenkins.
Jenkins easily enables users to integrate load testing into its workflow. By using Jenkins as part of the CI process and to trigger jobs by commits, users are taking advantage of automation and process speed-up capabilities.
Why Performance Testing is Important in Your CI Process
Adding performance tests to your CI scope will help you reduce the risk of performance degradation’s whenever you…