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SCEA->Assignment-> Concurrent users

 
Sumit Bhoyar
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Hi,

I am designing a web application. Suppose application has N number of users, then how to decide the number of users will concurrently use the application at peak time?

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Sumit
 
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Why do you need to decide that? Max concurrent users is usually a requirement if it comes up.
 
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If nothing is mentioned about concurrent users in requirement then is it safe to completely ignore number of concurrent users and in a way capacity planning?
 
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Sumit Bhoyar wrote:If nothing is mentioned about concurrent users in requirement then is it safe to completely ignore number of concurrent users and in a way capacity planning?

No. You thought of it. It is a legitimate concern. However since the assignment didn't specify, you can assume anything you want. I had some assumptions like "I assume I asked the customer and he said XXX".
 
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