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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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Sybase IQ: An Advanced Columnar Data Warehouse Architecture
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: A Winter Corporation white paper, this paper examines the architecture and performance of Sybase IQ in view of the requirements of demanding new BI and data warehouse applications. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 05 Aug 2010 | Published: 05 Aug 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

ESET File Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris
sponsored by ESET
DATA SHEET: Increasing volumes of malicious software are launched daily to steal passwords or sensitive corporate and customer information. ESET File Security provides Linux, BSD and Solaris file servers with on-demand and on-access protection from known and emerging viruses, worms, trojans, spyware, rootkits and other Internet threats.
Posted: 03 Aug 2010 | Published: 03 Aug 2010

ESET

ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server
sponsored by ESET
DATA SHEET: Read this paper to learn how ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server blocks all types of email-borne malware and spam. It scans your email traffic with industry-leading precision, low system footprint and high scanning speed — so slowdowns will be a thing of the past.
Posted: 03 Aug 2010 | Published: 03 Aug 2010

ESET

The Value of Performance Metrics in Managing IT Service
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how CA Technologies is helping IT manage changing environments and assure service levels across the enterprise.
Posted: 01 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

CA Technologies.

Overcoming Network Degradation Blues with OpManager NCM Plug-in
sponsored by ManageEngine
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the network configuration management challenges, the need for the NCM plug-in and its benefits. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

ManageEngine

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
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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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