Dynatrace-Responsive-Web

Mobilegeddon is here.

Google’s new algorithms for mobile search have arrived. If you’re calling it #Mobilegeddon then it caught you by surprise.  And in fact, it’s catching a lot of businesses off guard if they don’t have a solid digital performance strategy in ... More >

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Breaking Down the Website Performance of Tax Day 2015

So yesterday was April 15th 2015… Tax Day.  Across the US, taxpayers had a deadline that they need to file their federal and state taxes.  As with every aspect of our day-to-day lives we are seeing the digitization of how we prepare and ... More >

WebPerformanceOptimization

5 Can’t Miss Web Performance Optimization Basics

At this year’s STPCon I offered a Performance Clinic for attendees that came to the conference early. As part of this, we did 2 live performance diagnostic sessions: one on a pretty cool 3D visualization app based on Java and JavaScript, ... More >

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Best Practices Every SharePoint Manager Needs to Know

The common challenge I encounter when chatting with Application Developers, Testers and Power Users is unanimously focused on User Adoption. SharePoint has a way of growing like a weed in an organization. The initial implementation may ... More >

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Why Node.js is hitting the big time in Enterprise Markets

Seasoned developers know that every few months a new "game changing" technology comes up just to pass into oblivion soon after. In my new role as technology strategist at Dynatrace I'm often asked why I think that this isn't the case for ... More >

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Guiding Principles for Building a Performance Engineering-Driven Delivery Model

While recently attending a Dynatrace User Group in Hartford, I had the opportunity to sit in on a great presentation from a leading US insurance company as they explained their 3 year APM journey. I see a lot of these success stories, but ... More >

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5 Tips to Improve SharePoint Web Part Performance

In a recent SharePoint Performance PerfBytes Episode Mark Tomlinson, Howard Chorney and I discussed SharePoint Performance based on my blog posts System Performance Checks and SharePoint Deployment Checks. We soon concluded that Web Parts – ... More >

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How to Create Performance Models using Application Monitoring Data

Dynatrace collects a wealth of monitoring data on applications and one of the great aspects is that it also provides interfaces allowing external applications to use this information. An example we’ve just recently seen in a blog post ... More >