How to access a blocked website?

How to access a blocked website? Well, a direct answer to that question is switch to Tor. What is Tor? Tor Browser is your choice if you need an extra layer of anonymity. It’s a modified version of Firefox, it comes with pre-installed privacy add-ons, encryption and an advanced proxy. The Tor software protects you by bouncing your […]

How to change Google Drive folder location?

By default Google Drive installer creates a folder here C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Local\Google (Replace ‘USERNAME’ with your computer username), considering the storage option available with google drives this might end-up in utilizing filling your default drive space if all folders is allowed to sync. We can change the Gdrive  installation location in two ways. During installation we can change as mentioned […]

Load Testing Apache kafka using Kafkameter

You can refer overview of Kafka here . For Installation and configuring Kafka , refer the previous post : Configuring Apache Kafka Step 1 Go to githup and download kafkameter https://github.com/BrightTag/kafkameter Step 2 Follow the Steps for building the kafkameter.jar Step 3 Place the generated jar in $JMETER_HOME/lib/ext folder Step 4 Restart jmeter Step 5 […]

Configuring Apache Kafka Environment

Kafka is used widely in social networking websites because of its performance. Refer Kafka introduction for more information.  Here i’m going to show how to setup Kafka in simple 8 steps. Step 1 Download Kafka from Apache Website: https://www.apache.org/dyn/closer.cgi?path=/kafka/0.8.2.2/kafka_2.9.1-0.8.2.2.tgz Step 2 Untar downloaded archive. Step 3 cd kafka_2.9.2-0.8.2.2 Step 4 Start zookeeper which is used […]

Apache Kafka – Introduction

Apache Kafka is the distributed messaging system which serves as a substitute for traditional JMS messaging systems in the world of BIG-DATA. Another way to describe Kafka as per Apache website is “Apache Kafka is publish-subscribe messaging rethought as a distributed commit log”. It was originally developed by LinkedIn and later on became a part […]

How to Transfer/Refer Jmeter Variables from one Thread Group to another Thread Group?

In many situations, we encounter in referring the variables from one thread group to another. Even I found myself every time I end up in searching for the solution. Finally, I have decided to write it here, there are many ways to transfer variables, I preferably choose the following method. 1) Set up Thread Groups […]