ChockaBlock, testnet load testing tool and efficiency change

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Presenting ChockaBlock, a load testing tool tailored for the Factom Community Testnet: https://chockablock.luciap.ca/
This tool, built in-house at Luciap Technology, was used over the last two days to perform one of the first real stress test of the Testnet yielding several valuable observations for core developers to investigate and act upon (we wrote a report for the core and code deploy committee based on this data).

Why ChockaBlock? It is filling a gap we currently had in our factomd release process with no well defined step of how to test performance in a consistent way on the community Testnet. This will help standardize the process, and offer results that can be compared across different runs (comparing different versions or set ups). Ultimately that should give us better guarantees that new versions are ready for mainnet deployment (avoiding potential downtime in prod) and verify any potential performance regression.

This is an early version we rushed to finish in time for this week stress test. We have many improvements in the pipeline and ultimately it could be extended to become a complete factomd release management tool for the Testnet.

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Luciap Technology will lower its efficiency from 50% to 40%. Here are some points of our reasoning for that change:
 
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