Simple http benchmarking client run from the command line

npm install http-bench
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A simplistic http benchmarking client built on node.js


$ npm install http-bench


hb [options] <url e.g "">


    -h, --help             output usage information
    -V, --version          output the version number
    -c, --concurrency <n>  Number of concurrent clients (default: 1)
    -r, --ramp <n>         Time to ramp up clients (default: 1s)
    -t, --think <n>        Think time (default: 1s)
    -T, --timeout <n>      Request timeout (default: 60s)
    -d, --duration <n>     Test duration excluding ramp-up time and ramp-down times (default: 60s)
    -p, --partials <n>     Print partial results every n seconds (0 to disable  - this is the default)
    -v, --verbose          Verbose logs (for debugging)

Output Example

Requests: 3009
Errors: 0
Average Time: 110ms
95 percentile: 118ms
90 percentile: 110ms
80 percentile: 107ms
70 percentile: 106ms
60 percentile: 105ms

Average response time in ms, includes time to connect, and time to receive the response in its entirety.


Supports http and https GET requests, that's about it for now.

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