Use ostress to load test a SQL database

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Have you ever wondered how you could take one or more .sql files you captured as a workload and run them against a SQL Server or Azure SQL Database to test performance or impact? Microsoft has a free tool to do just that - ostress. Ostress.exe is part of the RML utilities.