Smartphones today have evolved from merely a communication device to a multi-functional tool which makes life easier. A study by Statista reveals that 4.93 billion people use smartphone applications for daily needs, banking, video streaming, antivirus, and much more.
This outspread of smartphones creates the need for effective performance testing of mobile applications. For example, if a person is seeking help through a healthcare application to call an ambulance, the slow responding application could lead to loss of life.
Business success is also related to performance of a smartphone application and any slowness in the application's transaction could lead to an opportunity for their competitors. Hence, we have come up with useful information about performance testing for mobile apps and evaluated “LoadView” – a performance testing tool.
Monitoring of application components is a crucial step during performance testing to ensure that the application workflows perform optimally in the real world. It also enables us to identify the root cause of potential bottlenecks before it hits production environment. This time around, we have gathered some useful information related to APM tool selection & monitoring practices and evaluated one of the major APM tool (New Relic). We continue to support our community with useful tips & knowledge base. Keep exploring more on performance testing with our quarterly performance testing newsletters.
The technology sphere is changing day by day. The traditional approach where organization(s) had to buy their own network, purchase software license(s) is now being replaced with cloud computing. In cloud computing, organization(s) use the machines, software license(s) on demand basis and they pay for hours only when the resources are used. On top of it, they also get the benefit that the machines are available across the world. Cloud is the only solution, if performance testing needs to be performed from different Geographical locations. Cloud based performance testing solutions provide distinct advantages in terms of speed, scalability and availability of on demand test labs without much investment or efforts. Our experts have provided information like tips on cloud based performance testing and tool selection in this quarterly performance testing newsletter. Hopefully, you will like it.
Emerging of new technologies or changes in existing technologies always bring new challenges in Performance testing. This time around we have evaluated tools & extracted some useful information that can help in conducting performance testing of challenging technologies such as Socket applications & Video streaming.
We continue to support our community with useful tips & knowledge base. Keep exploring more on performance testing with our quarterly performance testing newsletter.
Timely execution of performance testing helps in identifying performance issues at an early stage. The best way is to run performance test suite whenever a new build is deployed. This time we came up with JMeter, Jenkins integration guide and tips to improve web page performance. Keep exploring more on performance testing with our quarterly performance testing newsletters.
Establishing a performance baseline for database transactions and evaluating the database to support additional load is a challenging task for every Performance testing engineer. This time around we have taken up this task & came up with this newsletter which can help you in conducting Database Load Test with ease.
We continue to support our community with useful tips & knowledge base. Keep exploring more on performance testing with our quarterly performance testing newsletters.
As new technologies are emerging in market very quickly, so it is crucial to select ideal performance testing tool for your application. Our aim is to review various performance testing and monitoring tools through our standardized procedure, so that right tool can be picked matching your application needs.
We also bring you the latest updates from performance testing world along with useful tips and knowledge base. Keep exploring more on performance testing with our quarterly performance testing newsletter - PerfCast.
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