Performance Management Training

Course #:WA2368

Performance Management Training

This class starts with a discussion on the differences between performance testing and functional testing and helps to identify performance testing needs. The class continues by offering practical advice on how to establish and implement a sound performance testing approach. The class will focus on common performance testing methodologies and industry accepted best practices to help build a performance testing model focused on ‘over-time’ improvements.

The class will focus on Performance / Capacity planning, resource utilization, and risk management methodologies. Upon completion, participants will be able to take the concepts learned and apply them to a variety of application environments.

Topics are supported by review questions and hands-on exercises based on real-life examples.


The objective of this course is to provide an overview of the performance testing process.


A basic understanding of Quality Assurance principles


  • Web Application Programmers
  • Database Administrators
  • Network Administrators
  • Performance Testing Teams (script developers)
  • Performance Testing Team Leads
  • IT Managers


1 Day

Outline of Performance Management Training

  • Project Planning
    • Performance Test Types
    • The Performance Test Process
  • Project Planning
    • Resource Management
    • Project Timelines
  • Planning Deliverables
    • Types of Planning Deliverables
    • System Profiles
  • Business Processes
    • Building Business Processes
    • Testing with Business Processes
  • Capacity Planning
    • Capacity Planning Types
    • Production Monitoring
We regularly offer classes in these and other cities. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Jacksonville, Miami, Montreal, New York City, Orlando, Ottawa, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC.