We are loadtesting a webapplication.In the usecase for searching an item they specified 2000times/second.and while we simulate this with 1 vu its giving 4 seconds and if then how many vu users we need to attain the above scenario?
thanks in advance
SilkPerformer has a tool to calculate this in the "Adjust Workload: section. Run a baseline and then let SP do the calculations for you.
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