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Application load testing software that gives you an accurate picture of end-to-end system performance to identify and resolve issues before applications go-live.

Announcing the launch of LoadRunner v.12.53

The new HPE LoadRunner version is packed with features to support testing in digital transformation, agile and DevOps environments, interface with popular 3rd party solutions, and improve usability and efficiency of performance and load testing – helping enterprises accelerate their time to market and increase productivity.

See What's New in v12.53

Now Even Easier

Try out the new innovative console in LoadRunner Version 12.53. It makes managing software test planning and execution even easier than before.

Want a 5 Star User Experience?

Then you need a fast and reliable performance testing solution that provides accurate application performance information. HPE's market-leading LoadRunner application testing software have everything that you need to test the performance of diverse application types. It is easy to use, comprehensive, affordable, used by more than 10,000 customers worldwide and has the largest community of performance testers and performance engineers.

Supports a Wide Range of Apps

Drastically reduce the amount of time and skill required to simulate user transactions in load testing software.

Continuous Testing

Integrate load testing into your development tools: IDE, jUnit, nUnit, Jenkins, Selenium and Microsoft Visual Studio.

Root Cause Analytics

Identify performance bottlenecks by using seamless integrated real-time performance monitors that leverage application-layer and code-level data for root cause and analytics.

  • Supports the Latest Application Technologies

    Web sites are offering more media streaming than ever before and LoadRunner brings full support for audio and video streaming testing. This enables new capabilities for recording and replaying Web and Mobile scripts as well as new streaming metrics to help identify potential performance bottlenecks.

  • Test It All: Web, Mobile and Hundreds Other Types of Apps

    With 35+ protocols, you can easily test a huge range of applications including web, mobile, Ajax, Flex, HTML 5, .NET, Java, GWT, Silverlight, SOAP, Citrix, ERP and more. LoadRunner supports the latest application technologies as well as the legacy ones.

  • Providing a Better Insight in Deep-dive Root Cause Analysis of Performance Bottlenecks

    Understand the network impact as part of your testing with the exclusive HPE Network Virtualization product. The NV Insights is an HTML report which is being generated automatically at the end of the test, and for each transaction it displays the response time over several network conditions and provides recommendations for optimizing the performance.

  • View, Dissect, and Compare the Results of the Load Tests

    When you execute a load test scenario, Vusers generate result data as they perform their transactions. The Analysis tool provides graphs and reports enabling you to view and understand the data, and analyze system performance after a test run.


Web sites are offering more media streaming than ever before and LoadRunner brings full support for audio and video streaming testing. This enables new capabilities for recording and replaying Web and Mobile scripts as well as new streaming metrics to help identify potential performance bottlenecks.

Test Fast and Smart with LoadRunner

How are your apps performing? The many moving parts in modern apps can easily become points of failure. You need a comprehensive load testing tool that gives you an accurate view of performance so you can fix any issues before go-live.

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Take Control With a Framework for App Performance

Are you seeing two stars instead of five? Check out this interactive brochure. It details an application performance framework that spans the application lifecycle, and eight best practices that will help you drive ongoing optimization of your application software performance.

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Run Performance Tests for Free

Run tests by using LoadRunner, now available at no cost for an unlimited time.


Case Study

Channel 4 Automates Performance Testing of Agile Online Services


(PDF 333 KB)

Case Study

JetBlue Airways Corp. - Airline Innovation Leader Leverages HPE Software


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Data sheet

What's New in LoadRunner and Performance Center Version 12.53


(PDF 275 KB)

Blog post

Continuous Performance Testing Using Jenkins CI / CD Pipelines

White Paper

Automate Performance Testing to Predict System Behavior and Improve Application Performance


(PDF 502 KB)

Data sheet

LoadRunner and Performance Center Protocol Bundles


(PDF 90 KB)

Case Study

Hexware Technologies - IT Outsourcing Firm Leverages HPE Software 


(PDF 141 KB)

Case Study

Independent Health Association, Inc. - FIrm Uses HPE AppPulse Active


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