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.

Optimizing AWS Performance Over the Long Term

DevOps.com

Ask most folks how to optimize performance on AWS, and they’ll talk about things such as autoscaling and rightsizing. Those tools are certainly part of an effective AWS performance optimization strategy.

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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 !

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.

2019 State of Engineering Performance Management Report

Four Ways to Modernize Processes and Measure Performance With APM

DevOps.com

The post Four Ways to Modernize Processes and Measure Performance With APM appeared first on DevOps.com. Application Performance Management/Monitoring Blogs DevOps Practice apm APM tools application performance management digital modernization digital transformation measuring performance

Article: Lessons Learned in Performance Testing

InfoQ Culture Methods

Performance testing is a hard discipline to get right and many things can go wrong. This article describes a few common problems seen frequently with performance testing and shares tips on how to make your performance testing routine better.

Leading High Performing Teams

Scrum.org

Throughout my career I have helped many leaders adapt their style to one that better supports teams reach a high-performing state. Across a wide range of different industries the patterns of high-performing teams, and how leaders help shape them, have some striking consistencies.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Definitive Guide to Predictive Analytics

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Google’s Formula for Elite DevOps Performance

The New Stack

This piece aims to highlight what those few top performers are doing right. Humble further defines DevOps high performers as those that do better at throughput, stability and availability. Unsurprisingly these lined up with DevOps performance.

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 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.

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.

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 […].

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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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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How to Successfully Coach Your Sales Team to Drive Efficiency

Speaker: Steve Benson, Founder and CEO, Badger Maps

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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Individual Performance Appraisals, Just Say No!

Allen Holub

For some reason, the notion of individual performance reviews comes up a lot. There are books written on the subject,… The post Individual Performance Appraisals, Just Say No! My general feeling is that we should dump them entirely. I’m actually in good company. Almost a third of U.S. companies are dropping individual reviews, including stodgy places like General Electric. See this HBR article.

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.

5 Characteristics of High Performance Culture

Women on Business

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