The Week That Was for week ending Oct 31, 2016

At Practical Performance Analyst we are always on the lookout for interesting stories and articles on topics related to SPE (Systems Performance Engineering). In this week’s, “The Week That Was” we bring to you some of the more relevant and interesting reads that have been published over the last week from various sources across the internet.

 

Performance Testing –

  • Holiday Readiness Testing – Link
  • How to increase testing efficiency – Link
  • Measuring Perceived Performance – Link
  • Keep your landing pages static – Link

Web Operations & Performance 

  • Crib sheet for emulating web traffic – Link
  • Chaos Monkey now runs on Spinnaker – Link
  • DNS outage was doomsday for Internet – Link
  • Web page bloat score calculator – Link
  • Operations for Software Developers – Link

Java Performance –

  • Oct Java Performance Tips- Link
  • Oct Java Performance News – Link

APM –

  • Using New Relic’s Thread Profiler – Link
  • Analysis Redis Memory – Link

SPE (Systems Performance Engineering)  

  • Scaling Continuous Delivery – Link
  • Scaling to thousands of Persistent connections on one machine – Link
  • Advanced Elasticsearch for high volume reindexing – Link
  • Are your microservices optimized for speed – Link
  • What I wish I had known before scaling Uber – Link
  • Building a shop with sub-second page load – Link

Capacity Managment  

  • Transition to Cloud reshapes Capacity Management – Link

Hope you have enjoyed this week’s The Week That Was. Please drop us a note with your input, feedback, comments and let us know what you think. Feel free to send through a note on any interesting articles and links to jayanth at practical performance analyst dot com.


Jayanth Ganapathiraju (LinkedIn) is a Software Architect at a large Healthcare organization with over 10 years of experience working on Performance Engineering. As part of current role, he works with several teams within the company in the organization on coming up with performance test strategies and mentor teams on the need for continuous performance testing. He has an appetite for exploring new technologies and processes and strongly believes in life long learning. When not in front of his laptop, you can find him reading a non-technical book in a quiet corner or in deep soliloquy.

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