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DEFINITION: Performance testing is the process of determining the speed or effectiveness of a computer, network, software program or device. This process can involve quantitative tests done in a lab, such as measuring the response time or the number of MIPS (millions of instructions per second) at which a system functions. Qualitative attributes such as reliability, scalability and interoperability may also be  … 
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The EPM Market Landscape Responds To the Growth Agenda and Digital Disruption
sponsored by Tagetik Software
WHITE PAPER: The enterprise performance management (EPM) applications market is transforming thanks to the market disruption of software-as-a-service, advanced analytics, and customer priorities. Read this Forrester Research Report to better understand the new EPM market so you can enable busienss stakeholders to optimize processes that drive business growth.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Tagetik Software

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure on VMware Horizon 6 with View using Maxta Storage Platform
sponsored by Maxta
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a tested hyper-converged configuration of a desktop virtualization solution combining compute, storage, networking and virtualization technologies to address the challenges related to storage for virtual desktop environments.
Posted: 18 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Maxta

Better performance management starts during the app lifecycle
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This informative infographic highlights the benefits of managing application performance across both the application and operations lifecycle. Also, discover three key factors that lead to better performance.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

The Private Cloud of Choice for Windows Powered by Rackspace
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains Microsoft Cloud OS' key features including self-service, cost-effective licensing, storage spaces, and more. Read now for the benefits and typical use cases and get started with Microsoft Cloud OS.
Posted: 15 May 2015 | Published: 05 Jan 2015

Rackspace

SSDs vs. HDDs – How Do They Compare?
sponsored by SanDisk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Free infographic shows how SSDs provide better performance, reliability, power usage and savings when compared to HDDs.
Posted: 07 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

SanDisk Corporation

Simplify Microsoft Exchange deployments with hyper-converged tools
sponsored by Maxta
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a simplified and cost-effective way to deploy Microsoft Exchange solutions by utilizing hyper-converged storage architecture. Find out how this architecture provides the ability to scale compute performance and storage capacity on demand and manage storage issues without compromising features or performance.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Maxta

Selecting the Right Workstation
sponsored by Dell, Inc. & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to determine what type of work will be done and how to piece together the right components to boost performance of your workstation. Download now and discover how these steps help you to select the right workstation.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2015

Dell, Inc. & Intel®

Optimize Your Database Performance
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: It's time to improve your database performance and meet your performance goals with confidence. Access this white paper to find out how to optimize your database performance and gain a faster time to market for your products along with better experiences for your customers.
Posted: 29 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Oracle Corporation

Managing Emerging Database Technologies the Right Way
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Modern enterprises are eager to try new technology to gain a competitive edge and increase profitability. This leads to an increase in performance management challenges for database administrators. This white paper describes the latest from Oracle, Oracle Database 12c. Read on to learn how it addresses manageability challenges.
Posted: 29 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Oracle Corporation

Forrester Consulting: The Total Economic Impact Of Oracle Real Application Testing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Forrester Consulting initiated a research project that examines the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises could realize by adopting Oracle Real Application Testing. Read this study for the benefits of reliably managing change and performance in enterprise wide systems using Oracle Real Application Testing.
Posted: 28 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Oracle Corporation

Load Testing at the Speed of Agile
sponsored by Neotys
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover some essential best practices for application testing that works with Agile development.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Neotys

Boost your VDI Confidence with Monitoring and Load Testing
sponsored by LoginVSI
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the VDI lifecycle. Explore two platforms that together, provide complete coverage throughout the VDI lifecycle – one for the testing and validation phases of VDI projects and the other for VDI performance monitoring once the project moves into the production phase.
Posted: 01 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

LoginVSI

Rethinking the Future of Your Network
sponsored by Equinix
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for a guide to re-examining your network and finding the right topology suited for growth, megatrends, and their capital versus operating expense policies.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 25 Mar 2015

Equinix

Eight Common Pitfalls of VDI and How to Avoid Them Info
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative infographic to learn about the 8 common pitfalls of VDI projects.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Simplify HR to Drive Performance Leading HR Organization Share Their Strategies
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for six examples of different real-life examples of methods and strategies to drive performance.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 12 Sep 2012

Workday

Avoid VDI Performance Problems
sponsored by LoginVSI
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the importance of testing in your desktop virtualization environment in order to avoid performance problems. Find out tips for testing in both the project planning stage and the production stage and learn about an organization that delivers testing strategies for virtualized desktops and server environments.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

LoginVSI

Correlating Revenue and Application Performance
sponsored by AppDynamics
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how application monitoring tools can be used to gather performance metrics about IT and the business, which enables real-time visibility into how the business is really performing.
Posted: 09 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

AppDynamics

Where's the Next Growth Opportunity for Cloud and Hosting Providers?
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover concepts that provide direction to help cloud and managed hosting service providers think about where to place their three-to five-year technology bets.
Posted: 09 Mar 2015 | Published: 09 Mar 2015

Solidfire

Understand the Correlation Between Developers and Operations
sponsored by AppDynamics
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the story behind DevOps: how exactly it works and combination of power between developers and operations.
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

AppDynamics

Dell notebooks are the most reliable according to Customer Satisfaction Research
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Inside this study, discover five key areas where enterprise customers value a notebook vendor and find out how Dell performed in each of the core areas of the study when compared to the market.
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Monitoring the Real End User Experience
sponsored by AppDynamics
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a system that is designed to help you simplify troubleshooting application problems.
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

AppDynamics

Cognos: BI: Building a Business Intelligence Competency Center
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help you strengthen your understanding, planning and communication of the value of a BICC and how it might work in your organization.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

IBM

Storage in the era of cloud and big data: The advantages of SSDs over HDDs
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, explore the causes of the shift in the approach to storage from the amount of storage needed to how that storage will be used. Also, discover how traditional hard disk drives (HDD) and solid state drives (SSD) compare to each other.
Posted: 23 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®

Overcome Your Data Center Storage Challenges
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a software and hardware solutions that balance reliability, availability, and data protection of storage in the data center to suit end-users unique needs. Find out how these solutions work efficiently and seamlessly with your existing infrastructure to help maximize you IT investments.
Posted: 21 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®

Accelerate Business Operations with Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to find out how you can accelerate business operations by implementing the cloud.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

IBM
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PERFORMANCE TESTING DEFINITION (continued): …  evaluated. Performance testing is often done in conjunction with stress testing.Performance testing can verify that a system meets the specifications claimed by its manufacturer or vendor. The process can compare two or more devices or programs in terms of parameters such as speed, data transfer rate, bandwidth, throughput, efficiency or reliability. Performance testing can also be used as a diagnostic aid in locating communications bottlenecks. Often a system will work much better if a problem is resolved at a single point or in a single component. For example, even the fastest computer will … 
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