Anyone has experience using LoadRunner in an environment that is heavy on ActiveX on the client side?I would appreciate if you can share your experience with what was the most suitable protocol and which LoadRunner version and how successful were you able to glean the performance from a client perspective.
What communications method does the active X component use to communicate to the next upstream architectural component? Could be nothing. Could be anything the developer's heart desires. You need to look at the architecture very carefully and even if the AxtiveX component in this case communicates with any server at all or is just related to a GUI Widget.
Think at an architectural layer below the GUI, or you will wind up with some very expensive tests all running full blown clients