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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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VDI storage platform meets performance demands of thousands of VMs
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a storage system that provides a simple to manage, cost-effective VDI storage platform that meets the performance demands of thousands of VMs. Inside you'll explore the reference architecture for this platform and see how it performed.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Tintri

Software application maximizes workstation performance
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, discover a software application that dynamically and automatically optimizes the system performance based on workload, software application, and end-user preferences. Download now to learn the features, architecture, and benefits of this platform.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Performance-enhancing storage boosts healthcare in Thailand
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to see how one hospital in Thailand optimized its storage infrastructure by implementing flash. Read on to learn how flash improved the hospital's storage performance.
Posted: 23 Jun 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

5 Top Reasons to Consider Flash Storage for the Enterprise
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Flash storage delivers much greater performance than hard disk drive storage systems – yet another reason why they are gaining popularity. Check out this game-changing resource to find out how the latest innovations to flash technology are completely changing the face of storage
Posted: 23 Jun 2015 | Published: 23 Jun 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

22squared migrates Lotus Notes And Custom Domino Application To Google Apps For Work
sponsored by Cloud Sherpas
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how 22squared migrated Lotus Notes and its custom Domino application to Google Apps for Work.
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 | Published: 12 Jun 2015

Cloud Sherpas

Virtual Machine Aware, Hybrid Flash, VDI Storage
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the application-aware architecture that provides a simple to manage, cost-effective VDI storage platform that meets the performance demands of hundreds of VMs. Read now and start providing predictable VDI performance sans complexity, for a consistent end-user experience.
Posted: 11 Jun 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Tintri

Three VDI Pain Points
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to avoid the three biggest VDI pain points using a storage system built specifically for VDI.
Posted: 11 Jun 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Tintri

Top 10 Reasons to Deploy Tintri Smart Storage for VDI
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: IT organizations interested in building a high-performance and responsive Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) require application-aware storage architecture that delivers unparalleled performance and efficiency. Read this white paper for the top 10 reasons to deploy Tintri Smart Storage for VDI.
Posted: 05 Jun 2015 | Published: 05 Jun 2015

Tintri

Flexible Delivery of 3D Application For Any Device, Anywhere
sponsored by NVIDIA/VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic to learn about a unified platform that can deliver secure, immersive, 3D graphics from the data center to any device and location.
Posted: 04 Jun 2015 | Published: 04 Jun 2015


Vodafone Ireland implements world-class service excellence with HP BSM
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Vodafone wanted to implement world-class customer service, so it replaced its reactive, and introspective IT management with a more effective management framework.This white paper explains how Vodafone used integrated business service management to enhance infrastructure performance and drive business value with a business services framework.
Posted: 04 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Financial Services - Speeding time to market with enhanced customer experience and services
sponsored by Open Legacy
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to find out how an open source development platform enabled a high performing, secure web service for a leading credit card, electronic payments, and payment services group and how you can also remain competitive while improving customer satisfaction.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Open Legacy

Simplify Storage Management with Performance Validation
sponsored by Load DynamiX
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how performance validation can alert you of storage slowdowns before they happen and ensure that your storage is always running smoothly.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2015

Load DynamiX

Virtualized Performance Management for Unified Communications
sponsored by IR
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper shows how virtualized performance management can be implemented in a unified communications system without causing any delay or interruptions.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

IR

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

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

Load Testing at the Speed of Agile
sponsored by Neotys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines key challenges and best practices for load and performance testing in an Agile environment.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Neotys

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

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

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®

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

Mobile Application Performance Testing Resolve These 5 Misleading Myths
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the challenges and myths of mobile application performance testing, and gain insight into the proven tools and techniques that are required to accurately test, validate and optimize mobile application performance.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Implementing Quality of Service (QoS) in Cisco Nexus Data Center Switches
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The focus of this white paper is about how Quality of Service (QoS) is highly relevant in networks within an organization and for service providers.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Global Knowledge

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Performance: Specvirt™ Benchmark
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Access this essential white paper to compare the costs, performance and complexity of VMware vSphere 4 against RHEV.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Red Hat
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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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