Southwest CMG (SWCMG) is a regional group of the international Computer Measurement Group - CMG. SWCMG is focused on performance engineering and capacity of enterprise IT systems.
Members include IT professionals committed to sharing information and best practices on ensuring the efficiency and scalability of IT service delivery using measurement, quantitative analysis, validation techniques, modeling, and forecasting.
SWCMG typically meets 3-4 times a year in Dallas, Austin, and Houston.
All skill levels are welcome to join, share and network with other professionals on a variety of topics that include:
- Capacity Planning & Management
- Performance Testing
- Application Performance Management
- Performance Modeling
- System & Application Performance Monitoring
- Application Diagnostics & Optimization
Join SWCMG via Meetup
- SouthWest CMG - Performance Engineering & Capacity Planning
September 19, 2018 Meeting - Presentations
- Cloud Capacity & Cost - Mike Bell, BMC
- Performance Practices - Open Forum/Panel
- Waiting & Queues - People vs. Computers - Richard Gimarc
February 21, 2018 Meeting - Presentations
- Blockchain - Beyond The Cryptocurrency Slot Machine - Paul Newton, IBM
- Don’t keep your CPU waiting: Speed reading for machines - John Baker, EPS
- Bitcoin Mining & The Capacity Planning Stack - Richard Gimarc, Amy Spellmann
- The Cost of Performance: Evolving the Capacity Planning Practice - Amy Spellmann, Richard Gimarc
- Outsourcing: Who's Minding the Gap? - Jack Opgenorth, IntelliMagic