PowerShell to Simulate Load

Gathering metrics is quite difficult if there are no queries. So, if you're working in non-production environments, but you still want to see some sort of load on the server, how can you do it? I use a simple PowerShell script to simulate load. Simulate Load I've posted a sample of the meat of the script before. It's a simple way to test a procedure. However, I've modified it to do a little more than just run the procedure forever. Here's the script: [crayon-5c8e8e4cc3545687628574/] The idea is to be able to easily do one of several different things. By commenting out different sections of the code, I can change the general behavior. Most of the work is done in the  # Run forever section of the code. First, I'll randomly…
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