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Performance: Optimization and Monitoring

The future of Application Performance Optimization will likely use Machine Learning to solve problems before the user finds them. Meanwhile, how are companies coping in the present? Although a variety of tools offer visibility across networks, architectures, and devices, there are currently no holistic solutions. This Guide explores overcoming performance optimization and monitoring challenges in diverse situations. Learn to create a cost-effective test environment in the cloud or with new architectures and technologies, proactively prepare for catastrophic service disruptions, ensure your sequenced APIs are functionally correct with deep API monitoring, and more.

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"Very compact, but contains lots of useful data"

José Cardoso, IT Architect

"A fantastic guide to refresh the concept to Performance"

Juan Sobrino Gallego, Big Data Architect

"A great resource to challenge the way you view Performance"

Frank Lee, Systems Analyst

Table of Contents

3
Executive Summary
4
Key Research Findings
8
Where Does Deep API Monitoring Fit Into APM?
12
Real World Performance and the Future of JavaScript Benchmarking
16
Writing 600 Times Faster
19
Metric or Log Analytics: Checklist
22
Understanding and Monitoring Dependencies in Cloud Applications
24
What Ails Your Application? Infographic
26
Reinventing Performance Testing
30
6 Common API Mistakes
33
Diving Deeper Into Performance
36
Executive Insights: Performance Optimization and Monitoring
40
The Smoke and Mirrors of UX vs. Application Performance
43
Performance Solutions Directory
48
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