Pylot Alternatives

    Pylot is described as 'free open source tool for testing performance and scalability of web services. It runs HTTP load tests, which are useful for capacity planning, benchmarking, analysis, and system tuning' and is an app in the Online Services category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Pylot for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Apache JMeter, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pylot are locust (Free, Open Source), Loader.io (Freemium), Yandex.Tank (Free, Open Source) and Gatling (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 12, 2020

    1. 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.
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      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.


    2. Loader.io is a simple cloud-based load testing service that allows you to stress test your web-apps & apis with thousands of concurrent connections. Made by the team behind SendGrid.
    3. Find out about your app’s performance limits and bottlenecks in order to use your resources in a most effective way. Ensure your app is scalable and find a way to make it scalable. Use Yandex.
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      Gatling is an open-source load testing framework based on Scala, Akka and Netty.
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    4. LoadRunner is a software testing tool used to test applications, measuring system behaviour and performance under load.
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      OctoPerf is a SaaS load testing solution, based on JMeter. Stress test your web and mobile apps within minutes. Design realistic virtual users. Scales to thousands of user from multiple locations simultaneously. We take care of the infrastructure.
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    5. Load Testing for Everyone Whether you need to load test a single URL, simulate realistic user scenarios with JMeter, or execute extremely large concurrency and volumes with Gatling, flood.io provides a simple and affordable platform for all.
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      Blitz makes load and performance testing of your web site, API, iPhone and Android and Facebook apps a fun sport.

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      Official shut down announced for 2018, no new or renewed subscriptions allowed now.

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      Load Testing of Web Sites, Mobile Applications, Web Services, and Web Sockets. Real-Time Analytics, Public Cloud load injectors, rapid test development, real user data, network emulation, SLAs, all with CI Integration. 100VUs for free, forever.
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