Requesting recommendations

I’m looking for a good book on performance analysis for database-centric applications and/or web applications. Anybody out there in msdn land have a favorite they’d like to recommend?


Book recommendation – The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis

I’m about 250 pages into The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis : Techniques for Experimental Design, Measurement, Simulation, and Modelingby R.K. Jain.  I can recommend this book based on that 250 pages alone.   It’s a great course on how to design your performance analysis of a system.  It covers everything from capacity planning basics to common…


An Introduction

Hello World. My name is Steve Carroll, and I’m a developer on the Visual Studio Team System team.  Specifically, I work on the profiler and code coverage tools.  Even MORE specifically, I work on the analysis phase of the profiler (with Simon Meachem) and the analysis phase of code coverage.  Basically, I take the big…