Russian translation: когда мы решили проверить, на что он способен
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English to Russian translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology)
English term or phrase:put the ax to the grinder
Indeed, performance testing posed an interesting challenge. Our dual-CPU Pentium III 1-GHz Xeon servers, each with 1 GB of RAM, met the minimum requirements for all the products we tested, so our biggest concern was the resource demands of the test applications we planned to publish. When we finally put the ax to the grinder, all the products easily handled a 10-client load without change in responsiveness, but with 20 clients things slowed down noticeably