Can’t-miss sessions for AWS Summit Chicago

Stackery

Performing Serverless Analytics in AWS Glue. AWS Summit Chicago on the horizon, and while there’s no explicit serverless track, there are some amazing sessions to check out.

Application Performance Management for DataOps

DevOps.com

Over the years, application performance management (APM) tools have been utilized typically to measure and monitor the performance of software such as web applications. The post Application Performance Management for DataOps appeared first on DevOps.com.

Crushing Performance

The Daily WTF

Two weeks later, the client called back, irate over the fact that the new server performed terribly compared to their old one. Next time you're struggling to replicate error, crash and performance issues in your apps - Think Raygun !

Auditing Web Performance Continuously with Gimbal

Modus Create

Strong web performance is a Definition of Done for the best web development teams, but also a top priority for high-achieving product owners. Continuous Performance Budgeting. With Gimbal, safeguarding performance targets becomes an integration test. Performance Audits.

How to Successfully Coach Your Sales Team to Drive Efficiency

Speaker: Steve Benson, Founder and CEO, Badger Maps

Understanding and Implementing the APM Puzzle – Performance and Availability

DevOps.com

For both classic IT organizations and companies built in the age of cloud, delivering continuous availability and appropriate application performance is key. The post Understanding and Implementing the APM Puzzle – Performance and Availability appeared first on DevOps.com.

6 application performance management trends to watch

TechBeacon

Once relegated as a niche IT operations tool with limited enterprise deployments, APM, or application performance management—also known as application performance monitoring—is on a tear. Enterprise IT, IT Ops, Application Performance Management (APM

How to Hold a Better Mid-Year Performance Review

Let's Grow Leaders

Tempted to skip the mid-year review this year, particularly with your high-performers? Mid-Year Performance Reviews are the Half-Time Huddle of Business. The post How to Hold a Better Mid-Year Performance Review appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

Is Your Company Doing Performance Engineering or Performance Testing?

PSL

As performance engineering gains traction in software development, it's important for companies— even smaller ones—to pay attention to the differences between performance engineering and performance testing.

DevOps Chat: Performance Testing with SmartBear’s Keshav Vasudevan

DevOps.com

In this DevOps Chat we speak with Keshav Vasudevan, product manager for performance testing at SmartBear. Keshav talks about the move to “end-to-end DevOps,” the importance of shifting left with testing and the latest state-of-the-art in performance and load testing with SmartBear.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

into everything from daily driving performance (Progressive, State Farm) to home. MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Improve Your Application Performance with Garbage Collection Optimization

OverOps

Application performance is on the forefront of our minds, and Garbage Collection optimization is a good place to make small, but meaningful advancements. GC Performance Concerns. Eventually, the JVM will be running repeated Stop the World events causing major performance concerns.

Demystifying Spark Jobs to Optimize for Cost and Performance

Cloudera Engineering

We can reduce the memory allocation and use the savings to acquire more executors, thereby improving the performance while maintaining or decreasing the spend. These issues are worth investigating in order to improve the query performance. The post Demystifying Spark Jobs to Optimize for Cost and Performance appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Performance Spark APM Application performance management cloud debugging performance spark spark cost optimization

Performance Tune Nextcloud with Caching

The New Stack

But for larger companies, looking to get as much performance as possible, Nextcloud might need a bit of tweaking out of the box. As you probably already know, caching increases performance by storing frequently-requested objects in memory.

CSS (Under)Performance

The Daily WTF

Ah, WordPress. If you hadn't heard of it by reputation, it sounds pretty good: one platform where you can build a blog, an e-commerce site, an app, or some combination of all of the above.

Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

without affecting overall performance. WHY “BUILD OR BUY?” IS THE WRONG QUESTION FOR ANALYTICS Introduction.1 When to Build Your Own Analytics. 2 When to Buy a Bolt-On Solution. 6 When to Take a Combined Approach. 9 About Logi Analytics.

4 Traits of High-Performance Digital Leaders

DevOps.com

The post 4 Traits of High-Performance Digital Leaders appeared first on DevOps.com. Businesses that have retooled their culture, their hierarchy and their business mindset toward the use of technology are consistently outperforming their more traditional peers.

Sauce Labs Combines Functional and Performance Testing

DevOps.com

Sauce Labs announced it is now moving beyond functional testing, adding a front-end testing tool it has dubbed Sauce Performance to make it easier to accelerate testing within the context of a DevOps process. The post Sauce Labs Combines Functional and Performance Testing appeared first on DevOps.com. Continuous Testing DevOps Toolbox News continuous testing devops functional testing performance testing Sauce Labs testing

Performance Testing Tutorial Part 1: Getting Started with the Basics

Gorilla Logic

Within this performance testing tutorial, I will discuss how to build a framework to test all your services and publish the results in a clear dashboard. For this performance testing tutorial, we are also going to use EventCloud , a testing application that you can use to test a few services.

OverOps Automated Timers And Performance Monitoring in Splunk

OverOps

OverOps Automated Timers And Performance Monitoring in Splunk [link] #SplunkConf18 pic.twitter.com/wAKrfERM2G. What about performance monitoring in lower level environments? Application Performance.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

PRICE 22 Pricing for Value This exercise can get you started, but it is best performed along with third-party intelligence gathering. HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue.

Is Your Company Doing Performance Engineering or Performance Testing?

PSL

As performance engineering gains traction in software development, it's important for companies— even smaller ones—to pay attention to the differences between performance engineering and performance testing.

Faster Performance for Selective Queries

Cloudera Engineering

The post Faster Performance for Selective Queries appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. CDH Impala apache hive apache impala Apache Spark clustering Hive impala parquet Partitioning query performance spark sql SQL query

How Leaders Can Master Tough Performance Conversations

Let's Grow Leaders

The post How Leaders Can Master Tough Performance Conversations appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. One of the most important leadership skills you’ll ever need is the ability to hold tough conversations – and do it well.

Comparing production-grade NLP libraries: Accuracy, performance, and scalability

O'Reilly Media - Data

A comparison of the accuracy and performance of Spark-NLP vs. spaCy, and some use case recommendations. In this part, we compare the accuracy and performance of both libraries on this and additional benchmarks, and provide recommendations on which use cases fit each library best.

How Top Engineering Leaders Build High-Performance Teams That Deliver Results

RHEL8: Upgraded Security and Performance

Linux Academy

RHEL 8: Upgraded Security and Performance. Red Hat notes that the new version will provide: Increased performance. Security and Performance. Overall, RHEL 8 offers users a wealth of improved security and performance features. The post RHEL8: Upgraded Security and Performance appeared first on Linux Academy Blog. By now most of you have heard the buzz that Red Hat released the newest version, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (RHEL 8).

Performance Appraisals Update

scruminc

Impediments of Performance Appraisals. The research on performance appraisal shows that they: Demotivate employees. 70% of content is about the manager, not the employee, and the remainder often does not accurately reflect employee performance because the manager does not really know day to day what happens (the team does). Direct and immediate feedback is helpful (not performance appraisals). If performance appraisals are not abolished here is an alternative solution.

Leadership Lessons for creating High Performing Scrum Teams

Scrum.org

For this reason he will have the most impact on the teams’ performance. the coaches did not have a big impact on a player’s performance. This is the last in a series of 3 blogs presenting the result of an interesting research study from Sam Walker.

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Common Business Performance Improvement Opportunities

Strategy Driven

In today’s hyper competitive marketplace, no leader can afford to see his or her organization’s performance remain stagnant or, worse yet, decline. It’s become an imperative as well as a customer expectation that your company’s performance continually improve no matter what business you’re in.

The Complete Predictive Analytics Lifecycle for Application Teams

Speaker: Sriram Parthasarathy, Senior Director of Predictive Analytics, Logi Analytics

Best website performance checker tools

I'm Programmer

There are so many tools available in the market to analyze the website performance and take corrective measures for optimizing your website speed. In this article, we see different tools to check the performance of any website.

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Performance Testing Tutorial Part 2: Front End Testing Using Sitespeed.io and Docker

Gorilla Logic

Typically, we hear a lot about performance testing , REST API testing, and even JMeter. is an emerging tool that makes it easy to monitor and measure the performance of any website. CREATE DATABASE fe_performance.

5 Characteristics of High Performance Culture

Women on Business

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Website performance monitoring tool

Federico Cargnelutti

Monitoring systems allow you to monitor changes to your front-end code base over time, catching any regression issues and monitoring the ongoing effects of any performance optimisation changes.

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Best Practices for Micro-Services Management, Traceability and Visualization

Speaker: Robert Starmer, Cloud Advisor, Founding Partner at Kumulus Technologies

Moving to micro-services, or even working with distributed applications in a traditional environment, brings with it a host of interactions that are often difficult to understand.

Components of High-Performing Cultures

thoughtLEADERS, LLC

A high performing culture is one where people drive performance because of the right behaviors. People in high performing cultures require […].

Performance Vs Scalability

Professor Beekums

One thing that tripped me up early on in my career was the difference between performance and scalability. Performance is about speed At first I thought they were exactly the same.

Accelerating MVP Development Performance Through DevOps

DevOps.com

The post Accelerating MVP Development Performance Through DevOps appeared first on DevOps.com. The core concept of minimum viable product (MVP) is to get maximum learning and understanding regarding what customers want about a product.

Extending Vector with eBPF to inspect host and container performance

Netflix TechBlog

by Jason Koch , with Martin Spier , Brendan Gregg , Ed Hunter Improving the tools available to our engineers to help them diagnose, triage, and work through software performance challenges in the cloud is a key goal for the cloud performance engineering team at Netflix.

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

As a senior software leader, you spend much of your time trying to optimize your team's performance – from increasing delivery rate and velocity to reducing defect rates and waste.