Load Testing Services

Assurance that your systems have high availability and the capacity to meet future demand.  Gain visibility with Catalyst load testing services.

Catalyst IT Australia provides load testing services to achieve high perfornance in systems

With the ever-increasing demand for online learning  comes increased load on your learning management system (LMS) and content management system (CMS). Achieve high availability with the support of Catalyst services.

the result of resilient systems, a positive user experience for university students using technology

Catalyst can run load tests on your systems to understand what your current maximum capacity is and give you proactive suggestions to address any shortfall. Undertaking load testing is critical to ensure you achieve optimal performance from your systems:

  • Ensure fast load speeds;
  • Maintain a positive user experience for your learners;
  • Avoid system crashes that are disruptive, stressful and can cause reputational damage. 


The value of Load Testing, Performance Profiling and Stress Testing

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Load testing gives confidence metrics of a system’s reliability and real world capacity

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Performance profiling helps you understand the actual impact on your system of heavy load events

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Identify points of failure and  evaluate how a system recovers

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More accurate capacity planning for future growth in traffic

Mitigation of Denial of Service (DOS) Attacks 

Load testing is a core ingredient in the detection of, and defence against, DOS (Denial of Service) attacks on your critical infrastructure. You can use the data and reports from load testing to optimise and scale your assets.  


Achieve high availability with Catalyst Load Testing services

Our services offer:

  • Protection of your users, your organisation and your brand
  • Real-time insights into performance and reliability
  • Proactive management of your learners experience
  • Troubleshooting to identify precise issues and suggestions to resolve them quickly
  • A deep drill down to find out what's slowing down your website
  • Simple, easy to understand reports detailing the issues, fixes and results 


The team at Catalyst work with some of the largest university LMS and CMS solutions around the world, that regularly have tens of thousands concurrent users.

Explore how Catalyst can help you achieve high availability