Performance Engineering: Fixing Microservices Performance Issues

Performance Engineering    |    Intermediate
  • 10 videos | 1h 6m 29s
  • Includes Assessment
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Microservices are an essential consideration in performance engineering, as they play a role in every aspect of network applications. While identifying performance issues with microservices is vital, it's only part of the task. Performance engineers need to know how to address issues quickly and effectively before they become widespread. Use this course to learn how to identify and rectify microservices performance issues. Explore common microservices performance problems. Learn best practices for improving microservices performance and scaling as well as capacity planning. Discover considerations related to resource awareness and dependency scaling. Furthermore, examine microservices monitoring tools, common microservices monitoring metrics, and methods for optimizing microservices performance. Upon completion, you'll be able to improve the performance of your microservices effectively.


  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    define microservices and application containers and describe the performance metrics related to them
    identify best practices for improving microservices performance and scaling
    describe considerations for resource awareness, capacity planning, and dependency scaling
    summarize best practices for capacity planning for microservices
  • outline the purpose of microservices and application container monitoring and recognize related tools and services
    list common microservices monitoring tools
    list common metrics to monitor for microservices
    outline methods for optimizing microservices performance
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course


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    1.  Course Overview
    1m 44s
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    2.  Microservices and App Container Performance Metrics
    7m 32s
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    3.  Microservices Performance and Scaling Best Practices
    9m 43s
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    4.  Resource Optimization for Microservices
    9m 1s
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    5.  Capacity Planning Best Practices for Microservices
    6m 14s
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    6.  Microservices and Application Container Monitoring
    8m 27s
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    7.  Microservices Monitoring Tools
    7m 22s
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    8.  Microservices Metrics
    7m 46s
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    9.  Optimizing Microservices Performance
    7m 55s
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    10.  Course Summary


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