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West Wind WebSurge


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/6/2014.

West Wind WebSurge is a quick and easy Web load testing tool that makes short work of capturing or entering a series of Web requests and playing them back under load. The goal is to make the process easy with minimal setup so you can quickly and frequently test a site for load characteristics.

Use our built-in capture tool to capture and filter content from Web Browsers or Windows applications, use Telerik's Fiddler or manually create sessions using plain text HTTP headers in a text file. All HTTP request data is stored as plain HTTP headers, so it's easy to create, edit or generate test sessions.

Capture HTML requests, AJAX, REST and SOAP services. Capture and provide POST data, custom headers - anything HTTP supports you can use in your session. Once captured play back the session under load by running for a specified time and number of simultaneous sessions. See summarized results, a few simple graphs and examine individual requests and failures.

To install West Wind WebSurge, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install westwindwebsurge --version 0.55

To upgrade West Wind WebSurge, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade westwindwebsurge --version 0.55


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Rick Strahl
  • West Wind Technologies


West Wind Technologies, 1995-2014


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
West Wind WebSurge 1.14 38 Tuesday, April 23, 2019 approved
West Wind WebSurge 1.13 143 Wednesday, March 13, 2019 approved
West Wind WebSurge 1.12 63 Friday, March 8, 2019 approved
West Wind WebSurge 1.10 507 Friday, July 6, 2018 approved
West Wind WebSurge 1.9.1 234 Wednesday, May 9, 2018 approved
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