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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:

Steps Reference

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

Availability 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

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