Ian Molyneaux

Ian Molyneaux

Performance Assurance Consultant

  • @IanMoly

Manchester, England

Areas of Expertise:

  • Performance Testing
  • Performance Governance
  • Performance Consultancy
  • Performance by Design
  • Performance Assurance
  • Cloud
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • training
  • writing
Originally hailing from Auckland, New Zealand, Ian Molyneaux ended up in IT purely by chance after applying for an interesting looking job advertised as "junior computer operator" in the mid '70s. The rest is history, 35 years later Ian has held many roles in IT but is a techie at heart. His current role is Head of Performance at Intechnica, a software consultancy based in Manchester UK, specializing in .NET development and performance assurance for the enterprise with a strong focus on Cloud.Presently residing in Buckinghamshire, U.K. with wife Sarah, daughter Sasha, and three cats, trying to get used to the idea of turning 55!

Art of Application Performance Testing Art of Application Performance Testing
by Ian Molyneaux
Second Edition June 2014

The Art of Application Performance Testing The Art of Application Performance Testing
by Ian Molyneaux
January 2009
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

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Ian blogs at:

SOA and performance testing

December 07 2008

Hi, I would be very interested in general opinion about the need or indeed the requirement to performance test software applications from the perspective of Service Orientated Architecture. Certainly SOA is starting to emerge as something that finally has some... read more

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Webcast: Getting Started with Performance Testing
October 21, 2014
Hot on the heels of the publication of his book The Art of Application Performance Testing, second edition, and in anticipation of his 90 minute tutorial at Velocity Barcelona, Ian Molyneaux will give a high level overview of the essential elements of...