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Performance Tuning Guides

In performance testing, there is a phase called performance tuning. It is the stage where you find faults and improve a system’s performance and scalability.

Performance tuning is an important part of load testing. It comes in different types. They are divided into two major groups called Hardware Tuning and Software Tuning, and consist of CPU Tuning, Memory Tuning, IO Tuning, Database Tuning, and Application Tuning.

If you want to do performance tuning on your system, you should consider doing the below. This guide will help you develop different approaches to solve problems with your system and add new features or whatever is necessary.

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