Gatling FrontLine's Features


Architecture scheme of Gatling FrontLine

Gatling FrontLine is a backend for Gatling. You can manage all aspects of performance testing through our web interface and use our advanced features for:

  • Execution
  • Reporting
  • Integrations
  • and other Enterprise-grade features!

1. Execution

Clustering/Distributed mode

With Gatling FrontLine’s clustering (or distributed) mode, you can run tests with a large and worldwide audience.

Gatling FrontLine will deploy your load injectors, close the instances after the test and aggregate your results live.


On-demand load injectors

With Gatling FrontLine, you can deploy your load injectors on on-demand instances.

We support most of the cloud providers of the market: Amazon Web ServicesGoogle Cloud PlatformMicrosoft AzureDigital Ocean and the cloud providers based on OpenStack (RackspaceOVH…).

We also support OpenShift and Kubernetes deployments.

Gatling FrontLine will do everything: open the instance, close the instance after the test and aggregate the results. You configure everything through Gatling FrontLine’s interface.

2. Advanced Reporting

Live reporting

With Gatling FrontLine, you can access your reports as soon as the test starts.

You don’t need to wait until the end of your test to get the first results.

Live metrics

New metrics

Gatling FrontLine provides you with more metrics than the open-source version:

– TCP connections
– Bandwidth usage
– DNS resolutions
– Injectors‘ monitoring
– Trends


3. Integration

Continuous integration

You can integrate Gatling FrontLine with your Continuous Integration solution. We have official plugins for JenkinsBamboo (Atlassian) and TeamCity (Jetbrains).

You can trigger your tests, schedule them and get notified of any performance regressions.

Public APIs and Grafana datasource

Gatling FrontLine‘s public APIs are documented on Swagger.

Gatling FrontLine is designed to be integrated with all your developers’ tools. You can also build your own dashboards with our public APIs.

With our Grafana datasource, you can build your own reports and combine your Gatling FrontLine’s reports and those of your monitoring or APM solution.

4. Enterprise-Grade Features


With Gatling FrontLine, you can create users, roles and teams within your organization.

With a single instance of Gatling FrontLine, you can then manage different applications and different teams.

Feature also available:

LDAP/S authentification

Public links, titles, comments & markers

In Gatling FrontLine’s web interface, you can add markersto your reports, give them a title, write comments and share them thanks to our public links.

If a run status isn’t succesful, you can access the logs.