Generate data for performance testing

To Generate data for performance testing, you can use those four profiles,

1- Small profile (small.xml)

2- Medium profile (medium.xml)

3- Large profile (large.xml)

4- Extra large profile (extra_large.xml)

and you can install the profile using SSH commadn

1- first go to the magento root folder.

2- type this comand 

php bin/magento setup:perf:generate-fixtures  {path to profile path}

The files are exist in this path

{magento root} /setup/performance-toolkit/profiles/ce

 

Example 

php bin/magento setup:perf:generate-fixtures {root}/setup/performance-toolkit/profiles/ce/extra_large.xml
 

Reference article php bin/magento setup:perf:generate-fixtures /var/www/html/magento2/setup/performance-toolkit/profiles/ce/extra_large.xml