This section provides links to various courses hosted at The Open Learning Academy and on the internet. This courses we’ve recommended in this section are aimed at building fundamentals on various important concepts related to Performance Engineering. These are concepts that a Performance Engineer would need to understand to be able to  perform his or her job effectively. Now, at no point are we suggesting that you’ll need to learn all of the fundamentals and concepts taught here to do your job as a Practical Performance Analyst. However, knowing these concepts will help you do your job more effectively and build the relevant skills that will make it easy to address the challenges you face on a daily basis as a Practicing Performance Engineer.

At The Open Learning Academy you will find FREE training on various topics related to Performance Engineering. Education content on offer will be related to Performance Engineering topics across the Software Development Life Cycle i.e. Performance at Design, Performance at Development, Performance Monitoring, Performance Testing, Performance Modelling, Application Diagnostics, Performance Tuning and Capacity Management.

The courses currently being offered are:lifelong_learning

  • Performance Engineering
    • Performance Engineering Concepts  – Dr. Rajesh Mansharamani
    • Elementary Performance Modeling – Dr. Rajesh Mansharamani
    • Performance Engineering Process Fundamentals – Trevor Warren
    • Performance Engineering of Software Systems – Prof. Saman Amarasinghe & Prof. Charles Leiserson, MIT
    • Computer Systems Performance Analysis – Dr. Raj Jain, University of Washington
    • Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems – Prof. Krishna Moorthy Sivalingam, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Madras
  • Statistics, Data Analysis & Machine Learning
    • Computing for Data Analysis – Jeff Leek from the John Hopkins Bloomberg School Of Health
    • Data Mining & Machine Learning – Andrew Ng, University of Stanford
    • Statistical Aspects of Data Mining – David Mease, Google and taught at Masters level at the University of Stanford
    • Statistics 101 (In the making)
  • Performance Testing

    • Performance Testing Fundamentals using Load Runner – Guru 99
    • Performance Testing Fundamentals using Load Runner – Vijay S
    • Performance Testing Fundamentals using Jmeter

Access eLearning Modules through the following linkThe Open Learning Academy

Here’s a list of recommended 3rd party courses –

This content in this section will be updated as we find relevant and useful content including feedback from the community. Please send links to relevant tutorials to trevor at practicalperformanceanalyst dot com.

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