Performance Testing Crash Course

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Proposal
Short Form
Intermediate

Excerpt

Take back an understanding of how to automate performance and load testing and evaluate the impact it has on performance and your business.

Description

Top engineering organizations think of performance not as a nice-to-have, but as a crucial feature of their product. Dustin Whittle shares the latest performance testing tools and insights into why your team should add performance testing to the development process. Learn how to evaluate performance and scalability on the server-side and the client-side with tools like Siege, Locust.io, Bees with Machine Guns, Google PageSpeed, WBench, and more. Take back an understanding of how to automate performance and load testing and evaluate the impact it has on performance and your business.

Tags

performance testing, testing, automation, user experience

Speaking experience

I have spoken at many tech conferences past including OSCON, Velocity, SXSW, and more.

- http://speakerdeck.com/dustinwhittle
- https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=dustin+whittle

I have given this talk, but would want to rework for Open Source Bridge to be in a short form howto using only open source stack.

Speaker

  • Dustinwhittle

    Biography

    Dustin Whittle is a Developer Evangelist at AppDynamics where he focuses on helping organizations manage application performance. Before joining AppDynamics, Dustin was CTO at Kwarter, a consultant at SensioLabs, and developer evangelist at Yahoo!. He has experience building and leading engineering teams and working with developers and partners to platforms. When Dustin isn’t working he enjoys flying, sailing, diving, golfing, and traveling around the world. Find out more at dustinwhittle.com or follow him @dustinwhittle.