In this track you will learn practical skills, tools, and techniques for planning and executing effective performance tests.

PerfBytes Live from STPCon Spring 2020

Join Us Wednesday night for a LIVE Podcast from STPCon! Ever had a question about performance testing? Ever wanted to just complain about the lack of load testing on your favorite websites as they buckle and crash under heavy load? Come and join the live audience of the PerfBytes podcast! Win prizes, learn about performance […]

APIs – Security & Performance – How to Avoid Getting in the News!

We all know that Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are critical in the modern economy. From things as mundane as payment systems to as exciting as self-driving cars, the ability for systems to communicate, exchange information and perform actions autonomously is crucial. However, if you don’t pay attention to the security or performance aspects of APIs, […]

Workshop: Fun Scripting for Load

Listen to “Transport Level Data Correlation and So Much More with Leandro Melendez” Load testing automation can be complicated. Many foreigners and beginners can be baffled by the challenges that load test automation presents. Others may not even be aware of such challenges. And last, many veterans may not know interesting or fun ways (or […]

Advanced Performance Metrics and Measures

This session will cover the expansive understanding of system performance testing metrics and how they can be used to drive quality initiatives upstream and downstream in the application lifecycle. Too often today we see that performance measurements for processor, network, memory and storage are left out of early testing automation and pass/fail criteria, when it […]

Workshop: Managing Performance Teams Workshop

As we integrate performance testing and engineering practices into roles across the development lifecycle, there still comes a time when our stakeholders will want a single answer about performance risk and release quality. And in this new landscape as a quality leader, development manager, VP of infrastructure, you will need to know the fundamentals of […]

Workshop: JMeter Hands On, Go Above and Beyond!

A well-designed web application is not just how easy it is to use or how elegant it looks, there is an aspect often overlooked into the software design, “Applications Performance”. Performance is an essential part of the user experience for a vast number of users who expect “good performance” from their software application. To improve […]