The Consultant's Gambit

The class where I learned method-R performance tuning also taught me something else, something I call the consultant's gambit. This is that story.

Tuning Performance with Method-R

I've been that guy. You may be that person some day ... you may be that person now. Either way, it is safe to sat that those in that position would prefer to be out of it.

The Killer App

We called it the Killer App, and, for the insurance industry, it was magic.

Yugo Testing

Recently, I was invited to observe a colleague’s monthly stress test exercise. There is a large room filled with mangers and technicians, experts in various aspects of the system, general network specialists, application specialists, customer support representatives and a collection of people with[…]

Oracle Apps Tutorial: How to Automate Oracle EBS Patch Testing

Steve Sutphin, an Oracle expert for over 20 years, had this to say about using AppLoader for regression testing.