High-Performance Testing

This article first appeared in BETTER SOFTWARE, May/June 2005. Executives and managers, get your performance testing teams out of the pit and ahead of the pack Introduction As an activity, performance testing is widely misunderstood, particularly by executives and managers. This misunderstanding can cause a variety of difficulties-including outright project failure. This article details the …

An Explanation of Performance Testing on an Agile Team (Part 1 of 2)

Introduction This two article series describes activities that are central to successfully integrating application performance testing into an agile process. The activities described here specifically target performance specialists who are new to the practice of fully integrating performance testing into an agile or other iteratively-based process, though many of the concepts and considerations can be …