Stpcon Spring 2014

Sheraton New Orleans $159/night


Performance Testing STPCon Spring 2014

Performance Testing

Performance Testing is about collecting data on how applications perform to assist the development team and the stakeholders make technical and business decisions related to performance risks.  In this track you will learn practical skills, tools, and techniques for planning and executing effective performance tests.  This track will include topics such as: performance testing virtualized systems, performance anti-patterns, how to quantify performance testing risk, all illustrated with practitioners’ actual experiences doing performance testing.

1003: Lets Learn From the Top Performance Mistakes
Andreas Grabner Technology Strategist, Compuware dynaTrace

203: A Pragmatic Guide to Database Performance
James Pulley CTO,, NewCOE Centers of Excellence & PerfBytes!

403: Advanced Performance Puzzles
Mark Tomlinson Practitioner of Performance Testing, West Evergreen Consulting, LLC

504: 4 Hats of Performance Testing (Part 1)
Dan Downing Principal Consultant, Mentora Group

604: 4 Hats of Performance Testing (Part 2)
Dan Downing Principal Consultant, Mentora Group

705 (RT): Performance Testing Expert Roundtable


804: Performance Testing in New Contexts
Eric Proegler Senior Performance Engineer, Mentora Group

903: Performance Testing API's
Wilson Mar Software Architect, HP

Pre-4: Performance Analysis and Remediation
Mark Tomlinson Practitioner of Performance Testing, West Evergreen Consulting, LLC