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Ep 18 - Scott Moore - Performance Engineering

Dec 12, 2022

Performance Engineering as Key to a Well-Rounded Application Design

There's more to performance engineering than testing.

You have to look at the whole picture.

In today's episode, Scott Moore, Founder at Scott Moore Consulting LLC, sheds some light on parts of that big picture.

He chats with Elias about the role of monitoring and observability in performance engineering today, and shares insights from his 30 years in IT and his work as a performance engineering consultant.

What's in it for you:

  1. How Scott defines Performance Engineering and how the various parts work together
  2. What role monitoring and observability play in performance engineering
  3. The key takeaways from the 2022 market overview of Application Performance Monitoring vendors
  4. How to balance security and functionality in your applications
  5. What is "chaos testing" and how can it help you enhance your applications


About Scott

With over 30 years of IT experience with various platforms and technologies, Scott Moore is an active writer, speaker, influencer, and the host of the online show “The Performance Tour” and SMC Journal podcast. He has tested some of the largest applications and infrastructures in the world. As a performance engineering consultant, he helps clients address complex issues concerning performance testing, performance engineering, digital experience, application performance monitoring (APM), and observability.

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About Scott Moore Consulting

Scott Moore Consulting LLC is a consulting organization that is constantly solving application performance issues for many Fortune 500 companies, industry leading integrators, and small to medium-sized businesses. How can we help you?

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About the host

Elias is Director of International and Indirect Business at tribe29. He comes from a strategy consulting background, but has been an entrepreneur for the better part of the last 10 years. In his spare time, he likes to do triathlons.

Get in touch with Elias via LinkedIn or email: 



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‚Panta Rhei‘ written by Mario Schoenhofer 

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