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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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Performance Testing Reports
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Beyond Engagement: The definitive guide to employee surveys and organizational performance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this guide to employee surveys and organizational performance. Learn common components of employee engagement and methods for measuring employee engagement.
Posted: 02 Mar 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2015

IBM

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

Discover the Latest Features for SharePlex 8.6
sponsored by Dell Software
VIDEO: This video explains the newest features of SharePlex 8.6, a major release that is a high speed log-based replication.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 07 Jan 2015

Dell Software

Improving Database Performance with Dell Fluid Cache for SAN
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
RESOURCE: Using caching software can speed up applications to handle more transactions and deliver a better end user experience.Access this test report to see the performance of two configurations compared side by side. Find out which can deliver greater data acceleration for your database workloads, so your applications can handle more transactions.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Metamarkets featured in latest NewCloudViews Series by CloudHealth Technologies
sponsored by CloudHealth Technologies
VIDEO: In CloudHealth Technologies' latest video profile from the series, NewCloudViews, Patrick McBride from Metamartkets attributes his company's success to the cloud. This brief video explains how to truly maximize your cloud investment and highlights the need to measure cost and performance to advance continuous innovation.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 08 Feb 2015

CloudHealth Technologies

Communication and Collaboration Workloads
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
VIDEO: Check out this brief video to learn about a set of next generation servers designed for collaboration and communications workloads.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 07 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

The Dell PowerEdge Portfolio of Servers
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
VIDEO: This video introduces a portfolio of servers that deliver dramatic performance and management advantages that more effectively and efficiently power the business applications customers run most.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 07 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

PowerEdge R530 Rack Server
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
VIDEO: Watch this video to discover a rack server with a range of options for RAID data protection and improved performance. Learn how to maximize operational efficiency, save time, and reduce the possibility of error with simplified management form intuitive systems.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 04 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

PowerEdge T430 Tower Server
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
VIDEO: his video introduces a tower server that accelerates the performance in office environments with an acoustic design.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 04 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

The CloudHealth Platform in Action
sponsored by CloudHealth Technologies
CASE STUDY: Fiksu's AWS cloud infrastructure grew along with their customer success, leading to complexity. It needed to process huge amounts of data and use it to analyze performance, utilization and cost within the AWS infrastructure. This case study explains which combination of cloud platform and IT automation system Fiksu implemented to gain improvements.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

CloudHealth Technologies

Colony Networks Deploys Scale-Out Storage with Coho Data for Data Analytics
sponsored by Coho Data
CASE STUDY: This case study examines how Colony was able to find a modular approach to storage management that could be scaled out just in time without costly data migration and performance tuning.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

Coho Data

How Storage Validation Software Can Aid Equipment Deployments
sponsored by LoadDynamix
EGUIDE: Access this expert eGuide to discover how LoadDynamix's storage validation software helps storage professionals effectively test and validate their equipment.
Posted: 03 Feb 2015 | Published: 03 Feb 2015

LoadDynamix

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®

Building Confidence in your Data Center Storage
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®

Allocate virtual desktop hardware resources with proper benchmarking
sponsored by Dell
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn why accounting for demand spikes is so crucial before moving desktops to a virtual environment and discover three ways to ensure sufficient virtual desktop hardware resources.
Posted: 30 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Dec 2014

Dell

Application Delivery Controller 2014 Brand Leader Report
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: Check out this 2014 Application Delivery Controller Brand Leader Report to learn how brand leadership resonates among different product categories by using several independent, non-sponsored surveys.
Posted: 24 Dec 2014 | Published: 24 Dec 2014

Citrix

Gain Control of Your Mobile Testing With 3 Simple Steps
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Check out this resource to learn how you can gain control and security over your mobile applications, broken down into 3 simple steps.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Reduce Help-Desk Ticket Volume With Help From Cloud Software
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: Check out this case study to discover a robust, reliable and scalable application value management (AVM) platform that helped Cognizant Technology reduce ticket volume by 80%.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 May 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

HP Application Performance Analytics
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
DATA SHEET: In this resource, discover a solution that is designed to analyze poorly performing business transactions and drill down into the root cause of performance issues.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Mar 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

All-Flash Array Workload Characterization
sponsored by NetApp
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: This technical report details the results of workload characterizations on an SSD storage solution as well as best practices and observations.
Posted: 17 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

NetApp

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

In the Easy Tier: Performance Management Made Easy
sponsored by IBM
PODCAST: This exclusive podcast takes an in-depth look at performance management through software defined storage. Tune in to learn more and take the first step towards a better storage virtualization experience.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 13, 2014

IBM

Dell Compellent's storage solution for Microsoft Exchange Server
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The ESRP – Storage program was developed by Microsoft Corporation to provide a common storage testing framework for vendors to provide information on its storage solutions for Microsoft Exchange Server software.This white paper looks at the results of testing perform on a storage center solution.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Dell, Inc.

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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