An industrial case study of automatically identifying performance regression-causes

@inproceedings{Nguyen2014AnIC,
  title={An industrial case study of automatically identifying performance regression-causes},
  author={Thanh H. D. Nguyen and Meiyappan Nagappan and Ahmed E. Hassan and Mohamed N. Nasser and Parminder Flora},
  booktitle={MSR},
  year={2014}
}
Even the addition of a single extra field or control statement in the source code of a large-scale software system can lead to performance regressions. Such regressions can considerably degrade the user experience. Working closely with the members of a performance engineering team, we observe that they face a major challenge in identifying the cause of a performance regression given the large number of performance counters (e.g., memory and CPU usage) that must be analyzed. We propose the… CONTINUE READING
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