Identifying Web Performance Degradations through Synthetic and Real-User Monitoring

@article{Cito2015IdentifyingWP,
  title={Identifying Web Performance Degradations through Synthetic and Real-User Monitoring},
  author={J{\"u}rgen Cito and Devan Gotowka and Philipp Leitner and Ryan Pelette and Dritan Suljoti and Schahram Dustdar},
  journal={J. Web Eng.},
  year={2015},
  volume={14},
  pages={414-442}
}
The large scale of the Internet has offered unique economic opportunities, that in turn introduce overwhelming challenges for development and operations to provide reliable and fast services in order to meet the high demands on the performance of online services. [] Key Method We develop a simulation model based on a taxonomy of root causes in server performance degradation. Within an experimental setup, we obtain results through synthetic monitoring of a target Web service, and observe changes in Web…
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