Moviri at Velocity Conference 2012 – Day 1

Stefano Doni and I are first timers at the O'Reilly Velocity Conference 2012. Scheduled sessions sound very interesting and we were very curious to attend our first day.

Velocity Conference 2011 – Day 3 Journal

Ready for the third and last day at Velocity Conference, starting with a very interesting keynote: how Facebook approaches optimization in datacenter consumption.

Velocity Conference 2011 – Day 2 Journal

While day 1 was dedicated to workshop sessions, day 2 starts with the keynote speeches, followed by different talks, grouped by four main performance-related topics.

Velocity Conference 2011 – Day 1 Journal

While we attended several events in the past as partners of HP, it's our first time attending this O'Reilly conference.

Effective design of load test virtual users

When designing virtual users to be run during load test activities, there are some points to be taken in account to collect realistic and reliable performance measurements:

Top 5 tips for an effective “Capacity Planning” report

Capacity Managers suffer from a common pain: Capacity Planning reports that are rich in information but that nobody is able to understand. We share a few key factors that make a Capacity Planning report (a Capacity Plan) effective.

Is it fair that Google ranks better fast web pages?

Recently Google has announced (on its webmaster blog) that its PageRank algorithm would include "page load time" to rank search results. Here's our take on it.