Config Management Camp 2024 Ghent

How to benchmark (poorly)
2024-02-06, 12:40–12:45, D.Aud

After getting a bit of a bad reputation ("benchmarketing") it looks like vendor benchmarks are in fashion again. Let's take a look at common mistakes and how to benchmark ... poorly. So you are more amused than mislead by them.

Philipp lives to demo interesting technology. Having worked as a web, infrastructure, and database engineer for over ten years, Philipp is now the head of Developer Advocacy at Elastic — the company behind the Elastic Stack consisting of Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash. Based in Vienna, Austria, he is constantly traveling Europe and beyond to speak and discuss open source software, search, databases, infrastructure, and security.