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Five Things to Know Before Learning JMeter


If you are reading this blog post, most probably you are planning or already planned or just getting started with Apache JMeter. Learning any performance testing tool could be challenging. Sometimes the technical documentation looks abstract, and the learning curve could be steep.

Kia ora, Auckland! – An AWS Region is coming to New Zealand.

All Things Distributed

AWS plans to open a new infrastructure region in Asia Pacific in Auckland, New Zealand


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What is an A/B Test?

The Netflix TechBlog

Martin Tingley with Wenjing Zheng , Simon Ejdemyr , Stephanie Lane , and Colin McFarland This is the second post in a multi-part series on how Netflix uses A/B tests to inform decisions and continuously innovate on our products. See here for Part 1: Decision Making at Netflix.

APM tools vs. APM platform: What’s the difference?


Dynatrace news. The concept of APM has evolved in recent years, and it’s important to understand the differences between APM tools and APM platforms when evaluating your options.

Practical Process Automation With Bernd Ruecker [Podcast]


Process Automation is defined as “a centerpiece of digitalization efforts” – where workflow engines are used as “a vital building block in modern architectures.”

3 Reasons Your SAFe® Journey Has Lost Its Way 


With the 2021 Global SAFe® Summit only a week away (September 27 – October 1), the software delivery community will come together once again to tackle that ever-pressing question: just how do you marry technical agility with business agility to support customers more effectively? .

Netflix Cloud Packaging in the Terabyte Era

The Netflix TechBlog

By Xiaomei Liu , Rosanna Lee , Cyril Concolato Introduction Behind the scenes of the beloved Netflix streaming service and content, there are many technology innovations in media processing. Packaging has always been an important step in media processing.

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Revealing Critical App Bugs Before the Launch: Methods and Tips


A bug a day keeps users away. That is the mantra that all developers must live by. When writing thousands of lines of code, however, some slip-ups are bound to occur. This is where you and I, the quality analysts come in.

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Cross-browser testing on the cloud: advantages and disadvantages


Cross-browser testing is performed to be sure that your product is working as expected on the various device, platform, and browser (and their versions) combinations that your customers might be using.

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Turning Domain Discovery into Product and Organizational Improvements with a DDD Exemplar

Strategic Tech

One of the challenges I see regularly is inertia following domain discovery workshops. Techniques like big picture event storming are great for mapping out the business and visualising problems and opportunities, but that’s where progress can easily get stuck.

Container security: What it is, why it’s tricky, and how to do it right


Dynatrace news. Containers have become hugely popular. In 2019, Gartner reported that 30% of organizations worldwide were running containerized applications. They predicted this figure would jump to 75% by 2022. So far, their prediction seems to be spot-on.

Scaling Is Not Just About Products – It’s About Teams, Too


Introduction. We are well aware of what is meant by system scalability. System scalability is about maintaining the SLA of the system as the user base continues to grow and as the user activity continues to rise.

Simplifying Form Styles With `accent-color`

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Simplifying Form Styles With `accent-color`. Simplifying Form Styles With `accent-color`. Michelle Barker. 2021-09-23T11:00:00+00:00. 2021-09-23T12:15:52+00:00.

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Modernize your performance testing: 6 tips for better apps

TechBeacon Testing

The world of application development keeps evolving at breakneck speed with respect to processes, delivery, and methodologies.

Analyze AWS applications end to end with Dynatrace using AWS Distro for OpenTelemetry


Dynatrace news. An increasing number of companies are using cloud solutions for faster operations, greater flexibility, and to provide their customers with the best customer experience. This creates complex, heterogeneous, and highly dynamic cloud-native environments.

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Got a YouTube Channel? Read these Tips to Increase Your Subscribers


YouTube has become a great platform to not only showcase your talent but also helps with boosting your business and taking it to the next level. But, you might wonder, how do I increase my YouTube subscribers? Well, for starters, you did the right thing by coming across this article.

Lessons Learned Rebuilding A Large E-Commerce Website With Next.js (Case Study)

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Lessons Learned Rebuilding A Large E-Commerce Website With Next.js (Case Study). Lessons Learned Rebuilding A Large E-Commerce Website With Next.js (Case Study). Jonne Kats. 2021-09-24T10:00:00+00:00. 2021-09-24T10:06:13+00:00.

RPC vs. Messaging – which is faster?

Particular Software

Sometimes developers only care about speed. Ignoring all the other advantages messaging has, they’ll ask us the following question: “But isn’t RPC faster than messaging?” In place of RPC, 1 they may substitute a different term or technology like REST, microservices, gRPC, WCF, Java RMI, etc.

Keeping an eye on your control plane is critical to ensuring the high availability and health of your self-managed OpenShift Container Platform


Dynatrace news. Friends don’t let friends go down the DIY rabbit hole. Many companies are adopting Kubernetes as their main application runtime for the many benefits it provides, including automated scaling, self-remediation, rolling updates, and much more.

Selenium WebDriver with Python for Web Automation Testing


Introduction. In the agile environment, developers need to run relevant cross-browser tests to push any front-end changes quickly. While small projects use manual testing, larger projects need automation because of the increasing number of web browsers. How is this done using Selenium WebDriver and Python? Selenium is one of the most popular open-source web automation testing tools available today.

Getting Your `head` Straight: A New CSS Performance Diagnostics Snippet

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Getting Your `head` Straight: A New CSS Performance Diagnostics Snippet. Getting Your `head` Straight: A New CSS Performance Diagnostics Snippet. Vitaly Friedman. 2021-09-22T15:00:00+00:00. 2021-09-22T15:50:00+00:00. There are plenty of ways to detect performance bottlenecks and audit CSS.

Automate cross-browser testing: What you need to know


A good browser, good apps, a good camera, and fast networking in your smartphone are just expected today. – Thorsten Heins. This quote shows the dependency we have on browsers, the web, and mobile phones today. But how did we come so far?

OneAgent release notes version 1.225


Dynatrace news. The post OneAgent release notes version 1.225 appeared first on Dynatrace blog. Product news Release notes OneAgent What's new


Functional Testing vs Integration Testing: A Detailed Guide on the Differences


Functional Testing and Integration Testing - Both testings are performed to eliminate bugs and defects in the software in order to improve the software quality. Both testing types are equally essential and complement each other but have some striking differences that you are not aware of.

How To Build Your Own Mouseless Development Environment

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How To Build Your Own Mouseless Development Environment. How To Build Your Own Mouseless Development Environment. Matthieu Cneude. 2021-09-21T11:30:00+00:00. 2021-09-21T12:08:01+00:00.

3 top tools for automated cross-browser testing


The whole point of cross-browser testing is to deliver consistent user experiences across various browsers. When we build websites or web apps, some of their features aren’t compatible with some browsers; with cross-browser testing, we can ensure uniform experiences. Picture source: Hostucan.

Real-Time Exactly-Once Ad Event Processing with Apache Flink, Kafka, and Pinot

Uber Engineering

Uber recently launched a new capability: Ads on UberEats. With this new ability came new challenges that needed to be solved at Uber, such as systems for ad auctions, bidding, attribution, reporting, and more.

SQL Connection Strings tips

SQL Shack

This article intends to give some useful tips on usage details of the SQL connection strings. What are SQL connection strings? The connection string is an expression that contains the parameters required for the applications to connect a database server.

Are Imposter Domains Re-Publishing Your Website?

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Are Imposter Domains Re-Publishing Your Website? Are Imposter Domains Re-Publishing Your Website? Ken Harker. 2021-09-20T11:30:00+00:00. 2021-09-20T14:12:33+00:00.

NEW: Exploring RUM sessions

Speed Curve

If you want to understand how people actually experience your site, you need to monitor real users. The data we get from real user monitoring (RUM) is extremely useful when trying to get a grasp on performance.

Dynatrace achieves distinguished FIPS 140-2 certification for its cryptographic engine


Dynatrace news. Dynatrace is proud to announce the cryptography embedded in its Software Intelligence Platform has earned a Federal Information Processing Standard Publication 140-2 Certification (FIPS 140-2). This accreditation, provided by the U.S.

Free Online Workshop: Frustrating Design Patterns And How To Fix Them

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Free Online Workshop: Frustrating Design Patterns And How To Fix Them. Free Online Workshop: Frustrating Design Patterns And How To Fix Them. Vitaly Friedman. 2021-09-24T06:50:00+00:00. 2021-09-24T10:06:13+00:00. Disabled buttons. Infinite scroll. Poor inline validation. Parallax. Carousels. Modals.

How Web Development Tools Are Helping Users Keep Pace With Rapid Change

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How Web Development Tools Are Helping Users Keep Pace With Rapid Change. How Web Development Tools Are Helping Users Keep Pace With Rapid Change. Frederick O’Brien. 2021-09-21T09:30:00+00:00. 2021-09-21T12:08:01+00:00. Several years ago, I wrote about website builders for a living.