Tue.Aug 13, 2019

Making Cloud.typography Fast(er)

CSS Wizardry

Disclaimers: I was not approached or hired by Hoefler&Co or Cloud.typography to look into any of the following issues. I disclosed all of the below to Cloud.typography and gave them ample opportunity to work together to solve the issues at the root of the problem.

Best Practices for Bug Hunting and Tracking

DZone

Software development is a complicated process as it involves five different stages: designing, coding, testing, and maintenance. Among these, testing is the most challenging phase, which is performed by QAs. Quality Assurance plays a crucial role in software development.

Minimizing Switching Costs in Software Development

Professor Beekums

I’ve written previously about the dangers of high switching costs in software development. Being dependant on a third party is a huge risk. You are vulnerable to the whims of another company, including astronomical price increases.

The Importance of Web Hosting Speed and Performance For Your Website

DZone

Speed Matters on the Internet. When it comes to whether visitors look at your page or not, the most significant factor is how fast your page loads. Amazon revealed that a one-second delay could lead to $1.6 billion fewer in sales per year, while Google claims that less than a one-second delay results in eight million fewer searches per day. performance internet ebusiness

QA Mentor Inc. Awarded by Clutch.co for Position Among Top Performing Software Testing Firms

QAMentor

At QA Mentor Inc., we believe our clients deserve nothing but the best. Therefore, we thoroughly test the products our clients receive to ensure our clients are getting top notch products.

The Biggest Performance Testing Obstacles

DZone

Performance testing is a crucial part of the development process, but it is also one of the most overlooked steps in a development cycle. Not many developers are interested in doing rigorous testing on their codes to see how they perform under heavy load. Even worse, not all decision-makers and stakeholders realize the importance of performance testing. The fact that performance testing can be incredibly challenging makes the task more arduous for many teams.

SQL Server Statistics and how to perform Update Statistics in SQL

SQL Shack

This article gives a walk-through of SQL Server Statistics and different methods to perform SQL Server Update Statistics. Introduction SQL Server statistics are essential for the query optimizer to prepare an optimized and cost-effective execution plan.