Java Performance : The Definitive Guide

“Java Performance : The Definitive Guide” by Scott Oaks will soon hit the book shelves through Oreilly. Our resident Java Guru Jason Koch (LinkedIn)  brings you a sneak preview of what the book has to offer. Jason Koch is a Java Performance Architect with 6 years technical delivery experience spent working across various organization functions that include …

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Minutes Of Meeting – CMG Australia Meetup April 2nd 2014

This post wraps up the third CMG Australia Meetup held on the 2nd of April 2014. Another action packed, tech talk filled and networking oriented CMG Australia Meetup comes to a close. We thank all of our members and partners (commercial, academic & research) for their support in making the meetup a success. It was …

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CMG Meetup 2nd April 2004

The next CMGA Meetup is here and the crowd is getting bigger. The highlight of our upcoming meetup is a talk by our guest speaker from NICTA, Liming Zhu. Liming Zhu  is a Principal Researcher & Research Leader, Software Systems Research Group, NICTA. To learn more about the research that NICTA is doing in the SPE (Systems …

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CMG MeasureIT Feb 2014

MeasureIT is CMG’s premier magazine focused on topics and issues related to Systems Performance Engineering. CMG has just released the Feb 2014 release of MeasureIT which you can access at Link. You can also access MeasureIT below – Performance Challenges in Cloud Computing by Shailesh Paliwal – Link Great Performance Testing Project by Tom Wilson – …

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Beer, Pizza and Performance – Upcoming CMG Australia Meetup on April 2nd

With the next CMG Australia Meetup barely a month away it’s the right time to look at what is in store including what can one expect to hear. At CMG Australia we are fortunate to have partners from different walks of life which include industry, research and academia. It’s this cluster of professional partnerships that …

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Minutes Of The Meeting – CMG Australia Meetup 5th Feb 2014

This post wraps up the second CMG Australia Meetup held on the 5th of February 2014. Another action packed, tech talk filled and networking oriented CMG Australia Meetup comes to a close. We thank all of our members and partners (commercial, academic & research) for their support in making the meetup a success. It was …

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CMG Australia Meetup, Feb 5th 2014

It’s exciting times folks, our next CMG Australia meetup is just around the corner i.e. 5th Feb. This time around Compuware has offered the use of their conference rooms (at their Melbourne office) for purposes of our meetup. Light refreshments will be provided. Thanks to Compuware and Roger Boyd for helping organize the meetup. We …

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Minutes Of The Meeting – 4th Dec 2013

CMG Australia kicked off to a roaring start on the evening of 4th of Dec 2013. The meeting was attended by 15 CMGites with varied interests in Systems Performance. The meeting was held at CPT’s offices at Southbank, Melbourne. The agenda for the meeting included: Business of the day – Startup Basics by Trevor Warren.(Startup …

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CMG Measure IT Nov Edition Hits The Stands

The November edition of MeasureIT, CMG’s bi-monthly magazine with a focus on Performance & Capacity Management has hit the stands. You can see details below: Measure IT – November 2013 About the Issue – Link Transaction Structure : The part is not the whole by Peter V Eijk – Link Following Prince Charming by Stephen Balzac – …

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Performance Testing in an Agile Project

With the current prevalence of Agile techniques in software projects, I thought it would be useful to take a look at how the industry is providing Performance Testing to these projects.  There are three conceptual models commonly described to define the ways Performance Testing is provided to Agile projects, “On Demand”, “On Retainer”, and “Full …

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