Checklist: Testing Operational Readiness
Testing for operational readiness is a vital procedure that is often overlooked or is performed only minimally. Thorough testing is a critical requirement of any enterprise-level application, and a solution developed using BizTalk Server is no exception. At a minimum, you should perform the following testing before moving a BizTalk solution into production:
|Unit testing||Performing Unit Testing|
|Functional testing||Performing Functional Testing|
|Bottleneck testing and tuning||Performing Bottleneck Testing and Tuning|
|Load and maximum sustainable throughput (MST) testing||Performing Load and Throughput Testing|
- Test individual hardware component failure.
- Test BizTalk Server failure.
- Test cluster node failover.
- Test recovery of BizTalk Server databases using SQL Server log shipping.
|Performing Availability Testing|