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hey is described as 'HTTP load generator, ApacheBench (ab) replacement, formerly known as rakyll/boom' and is a Benchmark tool in the os & utilities category. There are eight alternatives to hey for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Apache JMeter, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like hey are locust, Gatling.io, Apache Benchmark and Siege.

This page was last updated Mar 9, 2021
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

HTTP load generator, ApacheBench (ab) replacement, formerly known as rakyll/boom

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  1. Apache JMeter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Apache JMeter is an open source Java application, designed to load test functional behavior and measure performance. Originally designed for testing Web Applications, it has since expanded to other test functions as well.

  2. locust

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Python

    An open source load testing tool written in Python. Locust allows you to define user behaviour with Python code, and swarm your system with millions of simultaneous users.



  3. Gatling.io

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Maven

    Gatling is an open-source load testing framework based on Scala, Akka and Netty.

  4. Apache Benchmark

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    ab is a tool for benchmarking your web server. It is designed to give you an impression of how your current web server installation performs. This especially shows you how many requests per second your web server installation is capable of serving.

  5. Siege

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Siege is a regression test and benchmark utility. It can stress test a single URL with a user defined number of simulated users, or it can read many URLs into memory and stress them simultaneously.

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  6. HailStorm

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Simple Integration and Load Testing Tool using Java 11.

  7. Kraken By octoPerf

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Kraken is a load testing IDE. Kraken provides a complete development environment to software programmers and load testers that seek to make the most out of Gatling.

  8. HTTPulse

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    Zero-setup, browser based solution for performing REST API health checks and load tests.

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