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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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Executing Your Strategy 1: Ideation
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This is the first of a six part guide explains the key steps of the Strategic Execution Framework, developed by the Stanford Advanced Management Programme, to help organisaitons stay focused on innovation, increase performance, manage change and scale the business.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Published: 21 Oct 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The Total Economic Impact™ of IBM Rational Service Virtualization and Test Automation Solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this Forrester report to explore the total economic impact of IBM Rational Service Virtualization and Test Automation tools. Read on to explore the benefits, costs, and associated risks of investing in these service virtualization technologies.
Posted: 18 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

IBM

Why you Need a Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Dell Software
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: The Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) platform is built to meet the needs of enterprise, government, university and service provider deployments and gives you uncompromising, high-performance firewall protection. Learn how to protect against today's emerging threats in this SuperMassive NGFW datasheet.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell Software

How to Build a Massively Scalable Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build a massively scalable next-generation firewall (NGFW) in this comprehensive white paper. It also outlines the kind of technical innovations needed to produce a massively scalable NGFW, and results from a benchmark test comparing the four leading next-generation firewalls.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Dell Software

A Secure Cloud for Development and Testing Environments
sponsored by HP & Intel®
VIDEO: For application development and testing projects, savvy companies look to the cloud due to benefits such as cost savings, flexibility, and scalability. In this brief video, discover a flexible, scalable, managed cloud that delivers the performance and uptime you need to develop and test critical enterprise applications.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Premiered: 30 Jul 2013

HP & Intel®

Application Performance Management for Dummies
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
EBOOK: Application performance management helps deliver the application performance users and the business demand. Effectively monitoring and troubleshooting application performance issues requires a comprehensive solution.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Improving Windows Client Performance and Security: An Impact Comparison of AC and Traditional AV
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: This Tolly Test report compares the effectiveness of both anti-virus and application control solutions to help you decide which would work best for your enterprise. View now to uncover which approach provides greater performance across diverse workloads and protects against more threats to keep your endpoints safe and secure.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 03 May 2013

Lumension

A Rational approach to integration testing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn strategic approaches to integration testing that will mitigate the risks of system change and improve quality.
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

IBM

Performance and Troubleshooting with esxtop
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource introduces and gives examples of how the esxtop utility can help address performance problems.
Posted: 03 May 2013 | Published: 02 May 2013

Global Knowledge

Agile ALM Tools for Release Management
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, explore the specific release management challenges facing development teams today, and delves into the variety of tools available to help overcome them. Learn more about both commercial and open-source release management tools by reading now.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Oct 2013

IBM

Sizing and Best Practices for Deploying VMware View 5.1 on VMware vSphere 5.0 U1 with Dell EqualLogic Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive white paper presents the results of a series of storage I/O performance tests and provides storage sizing guidance and best practices based on those results for a VMware View based VDI solution.
Posted: 25 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc.

Reduce risk of applicationfailures: HP Testing and QA Services At A Glance
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to learn more about how you can deliver quality management and testing services to eliminate waste in the systems engineering process and reduce the risk of system outages from software failures.
Posted: 08 Oct 2013 | Published: 08 Oct 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

IBM SAN Volume Controller and IBM FlashSystem 820: Best Practices and Performance Capabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper documents best practice configurations for integrating flash with a block storage virtualization appliance. It also details the potential performance gains that such systems can provide and information about your options for cache usage and real-time compression.
Posted: 26 Sep 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

IBM

Network Forensics in a 10G World
sponsored by WildPackets, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines the challenges inherent to 10G network forensics, explains why traditional network analysis is ineffective, and offers guidance on how to build and deploy effective forensics in a 10G world.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

WildPackets, Inc.

Application Performance Guaranteed for Unified Communications
sponsored by IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES
VIDEO: This video reveals how a particular application and network performance solution can help you guarantee the performance of UC and other business-critical apps with ease. View now to learn more!
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Premiered: 29 Aug 2013

IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES

Killer Apps Survey 2013
sponsored by IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES
WHITE PAPER: Gain insight into the current state of application performance problems and discover how application performance management is critical to overcoming these challenges.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES

Ensuring Quality of Experience: Monitor networks or applications?
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Experts often debate whether enterprises should focus on network monitoring or on application performance monitoring to measure quality. In this expert e-guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com, Gina Narcisi will take you through the steps; helping your organization to decide what they are actually looking to achieve before making the final choice.
Posted: 21 Aug 2013 | Published: 21 Aug 2013

CA Technologies.

Virtual Event: Power to Change - What's changing about ALM?
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EVENT: Register to attend the free Power to Change online virtual event sponsored by HP to hear industry visionaries, analysts, and practitioners discuss how change is affecting various aspects of application lifecycle management (ALM.)
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 | Published: 10 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Integrate Rational ALM applications with SAP Solution Manager
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To support effective collaboration, IT teams need to unify and expedite the delivery of SAP and other critical business systems. In this resource, learn how to leverage an ALM platform and other tools that help your respond to the difficulty of managing change in SAP environments quickly and without breaking the bank.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

Creating a Smarter Workforce for Market Leadership
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: With today's changing workforce dynamics and economic challenges, business leaders are turning their focus to their most valuable asset -- their people. View this webcast to find out how organizations who engage and motivate their people can achieve significant competitive differentiation and market leadership.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 15, 2013

IBM

Smarter Analytics: IBM Cognos Family Overview
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Today, businesses are on the hunt for ways to improve their decision-making process. How can they find the approach that's "just right?" Tune into this webcast so you can learn more about a business intelligence approach that suits your enterprise.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 8, 2013

IBM

Softbank Mobile Overhauls its System Testing and Transforms Delivery of New Products
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
CASE STUDY: Check out this brief case study to see how Softbank Mobile Corporation, one of Japan's leading mobile telecommunications providers, implemented a new system test standardization to ensure top-notch quality of all their business-critical applications and systems, at a fast pace and low cost.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

RMIT University delivers a positive student experience with HP
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
CASE STUDY: RMIT University, one of Australia's leading educational institutions, was struggling with a poor-performing student portal and website. In this brief case study, find out how RMIT implemented a performance testing platform to predict future system behavior, improve application performance, and optimize future student-critical app delivery.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Hewlett-Packard Company

CitiPower and Powercor take action to ensure quality
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
CASE STUDY: Check out this case study to learn how CitiPower and Powercor, Australia's leading electricity distributors, managed to implement a quality assurance technology (with tight budgets and time constraints) to provide full visibility into the entire application lifecycle and testing process.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Solution Spotlight: Reducing Challenges with Integration Testing
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: By its very nature, application lifecycle management (ALM) may be causing you to waste precious time, effort and costs that could be saved with a different development process strategy: continuous development (or, continuous integration). Read this e-guide to learn how continuous development reduces the costs that ALM incurs in several areas.
Posted: 21 Jun 2013 | Published: 21 Jun 2013

CA Technologies.
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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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