Prashant Suri is a senior member of the performance engineering team at Rackspace, the open cloud company. In his role, he helps performance test and benchmark Rackspace's cloud products and applications, writing his own test frameworks to help. In his early years, Prashant developed a number of products on Java/J2EE stack but was fascinated by the vastness of performance engineering. He enjoys improving products’ scaling and robustness. Through the years, he has helped products, developed and used by Fortune 500, scale better. A presenter at international testing conferences, Prashant can be reached at [email protected].
Performance testing involves an unparalleled combination of different workloads and technologies—which translates to a large set of variables for a performance test. Creating a custom simulation framework lets you execute varied performance tests at any stage of the product development cycle.