Test mobile apps in StormRunner Load

Use TruClient technology together with StormRunner Load to record and run single-user performance tests for mobile apps on real mobile devices.

Test your mobile app with a licensed copy of Micro Focus Mobile Center

Before you start

Action How to
Install Mobile Center

To set up your Mobile Center server, see the Mobile Center Help Center.

Connect devices Your mobile devices must be connected to the Mobile Center server, and must be available.
Set up load generators The on-premises load generators must be able to communicate with the Mobile Center server.

Create a load test for a mobile app

Action How to
Record a script

Record a TruClient - Native Mobile script using VuGen or the TruClient Standalone.

For details see, Record scripts.

Define a load test

Create a load test and select On Premise as the location of the load generators.

For details, see Define a load test.

Add scripts to your test

Select and configure your TruClient - Native Mobile script.

For details see, Configure the script schedule.

Note: Because only 1 user can use a mobile device at a time, the test runs only 1 Vuser on each mobile device defined in your script. This implies also, that there is no ramp up or tear down.

Add load generators

Select your on-premises load generators.

For details, see Configure load generator locations.

Run your test  
Analyze results

Go to the Results page and view widgets that display the metrics collected from the mobile device, as you defined in your script.

In the Widgets gallery, select the Mobile tab on the left, and select widgets to view:

For more details, see the Widget Gallery.