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Discussion on: 7 Types of Web Performance Tests

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beyrem Makhlouf

within my team we don't consider smoke tests like performance test but as a non regression test for the happy path (placing orders)

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ItsASine (Kayla)

That's like my place, too. Smoke isn't regarding performance but more of a functional happy path of checking if the main workflows work (can you get 4 pages in or does the build utterly break along the way?)

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Sergio Freire • Edited on

I agree :) smoke and component tests are not performance tests although you can do performance testing against a component