Chapter 9. Monitoring Performance Regressions

This chapter will cover writing automated tests to monitor performance along with adding these to a Continuous Integration (CI) and deployment system. By constantly checking for regressions, you'll avoid accidentally building a slow application. We'll also cover how to safely load test a system without forcing it offline and how to ensure that tests mimic real life usage as far as possible.

Topics covered in this chapter include the following:

  • Profiling
  • Load testing
  • Automated testing
  • Performance monitoring
  • Continuous integration and deployment
  • Realistic environments and production-like data
  • UI testing with selenium and phantom headless browsers
  • A/B testing for conversion optimization
  • Cloud services and hosting ...

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