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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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FireScope Dash
sponsored by FireScope Inc.
TRIAL SOFTWARE: You can’t fix problems you don’t know exist. To get ahead of issues before users are impacted you need real-time, deep intelligence on the health and performance of your infrastructure, from applications to environmentals and everything in between.
Posted: 27 Jul 2010 | Premiered: 27 Jul 2010

FireScope Inc.

Data Loss Prevention Stops Data Leaks Where They Start
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Trend Micro Data Loss Prevention is a family of advanced DLP solutions that provide maximum protection for an enterprise’s critical information at endpoints, the point of use. The new built-in encryption module provides protection against unauthorized access to sensitive data on removable devices, one of the greatest risk areas for data loss.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jul 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

Reduce Costs & Increase Microsoft SQL Server OLTP Workload Service Levels: PowerEdge 2850 Consolidation to PowerEdge 11th Generation
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft SQL
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for an exploration of how organizations can gain significant performance and cost benefits by upgrading legacy 2-socket servers to new Dell PowerEdge 11th generation 4/2-socket servers.
Posted: 12 Jul 2010 | Published: 23 Apr 2010

Dell and Microsoft SQL

The Top 5 Reasons for 64-bit Business Intelligence
sponsored by MicroStrategy Incorporated
WHITE PAPER: This research paper, based on independent third-party research and MicroStrategy surveys of customers using business intelligence (BI) in 64-bit environments, explores adoption trends leading to a 64-bit era in business intelligence. Read on to find out so much more.
Posted: 30 Jun 2010 | Published: 30 Jun 2010

MicroStrategy Incorporated

Make the Most of Your Customer COE: A 3-Step Approach
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To achieve effective objectives and drive effective Application Lifecycle Management, an organization must transform its Customer COE by enhancing the value it delivers to the business. Read this paper to learn so much more.
Posted: 23 Jun 2010 | Published: 23 Jun 2010

SAP America, Inc.

Budgeting with Tagetik 3.0 Enabled by Microsoft SharePoint
sponsored by Tagetik Software
WEBCAST: Listen to this webcast to learn about a complete software solution that can support Performance Management, extended Business Intelligence, Collaboration and Communication while maximizing all of Microsoft and Tagetik technology frameworks.
Posted: 23 Jun 2010 | Premiered: Jun 22, 2010


Customer Satisfaction with Application Delivery Controller Vendors
sponsored by Citrix
ANALYST REPORT: Enterprise Management Associates Report: "Customer Satisfaction with Application Delivery Controller Vendors" - shows how Citrix NetScaler beats F5 and Cisco in customer satisfaction. Discover why Citrix is superior in 16 out of 21 categories and tops the competition in Presales, Tech Support, Product, Technology, and Overall Business Value.
Posted: 07 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Mar 2010

Citrix

Steps to Discovery and Protection of Sensitive Data: Find IT. Search IT. Mask IT.
sponsored by dataguise, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Protecting sensitive data in the enterprise has never been more important, or more challenging. An effective data protection strategy must start with finding all of the data repositories on the network and identifying all of the sensitive data contained in those repositories. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Jun 2010

dataguise, Inc.

Neusoft Telecom BSS Virtualized Application Performance on the Intel® Xeon® Processor 7500 Series using VMware vSphere 4
sponsored by Intel
DATA SHEET: This paper discusses how Intel and Neusoft took advantage of the performance and scalability of Intel® Xeon® processor 7500 series-based servers to address some of the critical challenges in the telecom industry.
Posted: 10 May 2010 | Published: 05 May 2010

Intel

Best Practices in Performance Measurement and Reporting: Understanding the Global Investment Performance Standards®
sponsored by Advent Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Whether you are just starting a compliance program or need to fine-tune your existing process, this document will help you understand the steps involved in becoming GIPS compliant. It is not a substitute for the Standards themselves. It is designed to help you understand the value of compliance, what’s needed to achieve it, pitfalls to avoid.
Posted: 23 Apr 2010 | Published: 23 Apr 2010

Advent Software, Inc

JN Data Improves End-User Services through More Effective Web Application Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
CASE STUDY: Read this paper to learn how using the CA Technologies Wily Application Performance Management (APM) solution consisting of CA Technologies Wily Introscope® and CA Technologies Wily Customer Experience Manager™, JN Data better manages Web applications through faster diagnosis of problem root causes in its customers’ heterogeneous environments.
Posted: 05 Mar 2010 | Published: 19 Feb 2009

CA Technologies.

Webinar: How to Deploy and Manage Rails Apps on the Cloud
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: In this webinar learn how you can use RightScale and New Relic to launch and monitor your Rails app on the cloud.
Posted: 25 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 25, 2010

RightScale

Case Study: Consolidated Communications
sponsored by Akorri
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to find out how Microsoft recommended the use of Akorri’s BalancePoint virtual infrastructure management software for daily performance baselining that provides before and after virtualization comparisons of all infrastructure to maximize resource optimization, load balancing, and capacity planning and growth.
Posted: 23 Feb 2010 | Published: 23 Feb 2010

Akorri

Process Automation With VMware
sponsored by UC4 Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you’ll discover how to grapple virtualization's complexities by automating time drains like on/off control, making backups and snapshots, and provisioning resources (virtual machines).
Posted: 08 Feb 2010 | Published: 08 Feb 2010

UC4 Software, Inc

Performance Comparison of a Dell Latitude Netbook and Previous Generation Dell Latitude Notebooks
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
ANALYST REPORT: Dell commissioned Principled Technologies (PT) to run a set of performance tests on a current Intel® processor-based Dell™ Latitude™ netbook and two previous generation Intel processor-based Dell Latitude notebook systems. Read this analyst report to discover the results.
Posted: 30 Nov 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

A Performance Comparison of Current and Previous Generation Dell Latitude Notebook Systems
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
ANALYST REPORT: Dell Inc. commissioned Principled Technologies to run a set of performance tests on a mix of current and previous generation Intel&Reg; processor-based Dell&trade Latitude&trade notebook systems. Read this report to learn about key findings.
Posted: 27 Nov 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

CA eHealth Performance Manager Demo
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PRODUCT DEMO: Download this demo to learn how you can proactively monitor performance of data and voice networks, physical and virtual systems, environmentals, databases and client/server applications across IT, all from one interface, before your business is negatively impacted.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Premiered: 23 Oct 2009

CA Technologies.

IBM Service Management: Visibility. Control. Automation
sponsored by IBM
BROCHURE: This brochure shows how IBM Service Management combines industry-leading software, hardware and services to deliver solutions that help today's organizations transform assets and infrastructure into smarter services and products that deliver greater business value.
Posted: 12 Nov 2009 | Published: 25 Jun 2009

IBM

Using Performance Drivers to Enhance Business Success: Identifying, Visualizing and Analyzing Key Performance Drivers (KPD metrics)
sponsored by myDIALS Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines performance metrics and focuses on the nature, identification and use of Key Performance Drivers to enhance business success. It illustrates how these KPD metrics can be visualized and logically related to the Key Performance Indicators that measure those outcomes.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 04 Nov 2009

myDIALS Inc.

Addressing the Destructive Business Impact of Data Performance Problems
sponsored by Syncsort
WHITE PAPER: This paper details non-disruptive strategies for eliminating performance problems in existing data integration environments.
Posted: 29 Oct 2009 | Published: 28 Oct 2009

Syncsort

There Is No Execution without Integration: MES Adoption Drives Performance
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Many manufacturers today are getting caught on the wrong side of a technology adoption wave that is quickly gaining momentum. This benchmark study is a roadmap for reducing overall manufacturing costs through the utilization of manufacturing technologies.
Posted: 26 Oct 2009 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP AG

eBook: The New Era of Network Performance Management
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: Today's networks are highly complex, dynamic environments that demand comprehensive performance management. Fortunately, technological advancement is simplifying management and addressing new challenges. This eBook explains why management is more important now than ever and how it can help deliver business-critical applications better and faster.
Posted: 20 Oct 2009 | Published: 20 Oct 2009

SearchNetworking.com

Rapid Bottleneck Identification - A Better Way to do Load Testing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance (QA) professionals to very quickly uncover Web application performance limitations and determine the impact of those limitations on the end user experience.
Posted: 12 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Oracle Corporation

Presentation Transcript - Best Practices: Protect Your Online Revenue Through Web Performance Testing
sponsored by Gomez
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This transcript will discuss optimizing application performance and quality, and various strategies that IDC sees in its research to help you improve your decision making about how you approach quality, management and performance optimization. Read on to learn more about how to protect your online revenue through web performance testing.
Posted: 09 Oct 2009 | Published: 09 Oct 2009

Gomez

Initial Investment Payback Analysis: Dell PowerEdge R710 solution with VMware ESX vs. Dell PowerEdge 2850 solution
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
TEST RESULTS: In this report, we estimate both the number of older solutions each Dell PowerEdge R710 solution can replace and the payback period for replacing those older solutions. One key finding discovered is that each Dell PowerEdge R710 solution with VMware ESX can replace seven Dell PowerEdge 2850 solutions, and could yield a payback in under 18 months.
Posted: 24 Sep 2009 | Published: 01 May 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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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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