JMeter environment for Elasticsearch

Last updated: 15-03-2016

This template will deploy a JMeter environment into an existing virtual network. One master node and multiple subordinate nodes are deployed into a new jmeter subnet. This template works in conjunction with the Elasticsearch quickstart template.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
adminUsername Admin username used when provisioning virtual machines
adminPassword Admin password used when provisioning virtual machines
existingVirtualNetworkName Existing virtual network name to deploy into which contains Elasticsearch nodes
subNodeCount Number of subordinate JMeter nodes to provision
subNodeSize Size of the subordinate JMeter nodes
bossNodeSize Size of the boss JMeter node
jarball The location of the test library and jar dependencies. This is extracted to every node under /opt/jmeter/apache-jmeter-2.13/lib/junit
testpack The location of the test jmx and run properties. This is extracted to the JMeter master node only, in /opt/jmeter
esClusterName The name of the Elasticsearch cluster to target
templateBase Change this value to your repo name if deploying from a fork

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/elasticsearch-jmeter/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/elasticsearch-jmeter/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface