Performance testing in the early phases of the software development lifecycle delivers business benefits to the end customer in the most efficient and cost-effective way. This also helps when considering performance testing as part of the Continuous Integration process and not a standalone exercise late in the game.
Performance testing is the most crucial phase of any project before it goes live. Most performance testers have very tight project schedules and short durations for performance testing applications. This phase determines the overall user experience, which is of high significance to the end user, but suffers from limited time allowances. It is during the performance testing phase that project go-live dates are postponed due to performance bottlenecks.
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