Eileen M. Uchitelle is a programmer on Basecamp’s Security, Infrastructure, and Performance team. She is an ardent contributor to open source, focusing most of her energy on improving Active Record and speeding up Rails. When taking a break from the excitement of refactoring source code, Eileen enjoys craft beer and hiking in upstate New York with her husband and their dog.
Full Stack Fest 2015
How to Performance
Understanding performance output can feel like reading tea leaves. It makes sense to a few people, but many of us are left in the dark; overwhelmed and frustrated by the data. On top of that there are a ton of performance tools to choose from; StackProf, RubyProf, AllocationTracer. Where do you even start? While working on speeding up integration…