February 22-24, 2023
Montreal, Canada

Distributed load testing with k6

In this presentation we'll introduce you to k6, an open source load testing tool by Grafana Labs. k6 is easy to run, powerful and flexible thanks built-in Javascript engine.

You'll learn how to define testing scenarios in Javascript, set checks for expected behavior, define thresholds and visualize testing metrics using Prometheus, InfluxDB and Grafana.

k6 can run distributed tests and can be controlled remotely through a CLI and API.

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Thijs Feryn

Varnish Software

Thijs Feryn is a "technical evangelist" at Varnish Software, the company behind the Varnish Cache open source technology.

His goal is to bring technology to the people and people to technology. He focuses on bridging the gap between code and infrastructure.

Thijs is a published author with O'Reilly and Vulkan Media, he is also involved in many open source communities. He speaks, listens, writes, codes, teaches, blogs, vlogs, organizes and is above all very excited to speak at Confoo

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