Performance Engineering Training

Training Details:

Training Agenda:

  • You will be able to confidently talk to developers & architects on the performance issues, bottlenecks & recommendations
  • You will be able to start playing a role of performance engineer – Just not identifying defects but to troubleshoot and identify bottlenecks and provide recommendations.
  • You will be able to do the architecture review and provide engineering strategy, plan & monitoring approach for both performance & production servers.
  • You will be able to easily handle interview questions and position yourself as a performance engineer.
  • You will be able to get a very good view on new performance engineering trends – DevOps, cloud, resiliency and mobile.

Course Duration: 25+ hours

Demo Session 1: 19 Oct 2022

Demo Session 2: 20 Oct 2022

Regular Session: 21 Oct 2022

Time: 8:30 PM (IST) / 04:00 PM (BST)

Course Content:

Section 1: Introduction to Performance engineering(PE)
• Skill set required to be a successful performance engineer
• Where do we lag as a performance tester when it comes to PE
• Various engineering activities & tools across SDLC
• What is expected from a Performance engineer during the interview as well as during the project execution?
Section 2: Think Like a Developer
• Java Performance Engineering/JVM Architecture
• Why Java &Get Your Basics
• Get an understanding of JVM architecture (Memory management / Threads/Execution engine)
• Types of JVM and its performance impact.
• Think like a Developer to be a good performance engineer
• Get Hands-On and start writing small programs
• Setting up Java Environment/Eclipse
• Practical understanding of JVM components with the new java project/programs
Section 3: Thread Analysis
• Introduction to Various real-time performance Issues, their impact, and engineering approaches to address the issues.
• Introduction to Java Threads
• How Java threads are handled by JVM
• Thread status and how to analyze the health of the thread during the load test execution
• How and when to take Thread Dumps
• Tools(jvisual vm/jprofiler)/Command line functions & step-by-step process to take the thread dump
• How to analyze the Thread Dump and identify the bottlenecks
• Practical examples with real-time application & code to create thread issues and conduct thread dump analysis
• Fixing the code post recommendation and observing the impact
• Thread configuration in the server and its impact on the performance
• Thread connection pool concepts and how it works. Tools :Eclipse/Tomcat/Java project/JvisualVM/Jprofiler/io/IBMTMDA
Section 4: Java Memory Management Part 1
• Deep dive into Memory allocations
• How memory works Stack & Heap
• Role Of Metaspace
• Tuning the Java Memory Settings
• Practical explanation of creating memory issues/Leaks and Monitoring the heap
• How to connect the java process with jvisualvm/jprofiler to monitor the heap
• How and when to take the heap dump
• Heap dump analysis and finding the possible root cause of the memory leaks.
Section 5: Java Memory Management Part 2 – Garbage Collection
• Introduction to GC concepts and how JVM manages memory via GC
• JVM GC collectors Serial/Parallel/CMS/G1
• Tuning GC components
• Old/young generations, survivor space
• Practical examples & code walkthrough to show the memory issues/ how GC works.
Section 6: CPU profiling & response time analysis
• CPU Hotspots
• Troubleshooting High response time issues
• How to use Jprofiler to identify bottlenecks
• Practical examples with real-time application to create issues and identify the bottleneck at class/methods
Section 7: Monitoring Strategy before/during/after Load Test execution
• Architecture overview as part of monitoring strategy
• Setting up the right monitors to collect metrics
• Various tools and methodologies to monitor and collect performance metrics during the load test
• Detailed overview on Linux monitoring and tools
• Nmon/vmstat/top/iostat/telegraf/Jconsole
• Walkthrough on important performance counters
• Practical session on monitoring/using these tools in linux/windows machines with real-time applications
• Overview of Network Monitoring tools to understand the network-related bottleneck with practical examples
• Appdynamics – Agent configuration and Monitoring
Section 8: Client Side performance engineering
• Why is client/browser side performance
• What are the common client-side performance issues
• Tools and methodology to analyze the performance issues
• Automating the client-side performance
• Browser APIs to collect client-side statistics
• How to provide Recommendations
• Practical examples with real-time applications to understand the issues/ provide recommendations with the fixes
Section 9: Database Performance
• Relational & NoSQL Database
• Performance considerations
• Oracle Process Architecture
• Oracle Memory architecture
• Tablespace and how it is managed
• Database Monitoring
• Automatic Workload Repository(AWR)
• How and when to take AWR reports for performance analysis
• Automatic Database Diagnostic Monitor (ADDM)
• Practical examples of database issues in AWR reports
Section 10: Introduction to Production Monitoring
• Synthetic monitoring & Real User Monitoring
• Walkthrough of various techniques/tools available for synthetic monitoring
• Alerts & production like scenarios
• Real user monitoring tools – Firebase/google analytics/TeaLeaf
Section 11: Nonfunctional requirements and engineering strategy
• Workload definition – Performance engineering strategy
• Templates for creating engineering plan/strategy
• Performance engineer role in Architecture /Design review
• Defining SLA & SLO for applications / Individual components
Section 12: Bonus section of Introduction to DevOps (continuous testing)
• Jmeter/Jenkins integration
• Continuous automated monitoring using Appdynamics in DevOps
Section 13: Introduction to cloud & Resiliency engineering
• Introduction to AWS & Azure Cloud monitoring tool
• What is Resiliency engineering & why it is required
• Tools
• Various failure scenarios – CPU burn/disk burn/server crashes
Section 14: Bonus topics
• Linux for performance testers and engineers
• Synthetic monitoring concepts and how to do synthetic monitoring using dynatrace
• Cloud watch monitoring

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Organized By: Isha Training Solutions

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