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Video – Automating Performance Testing

Watch our December 2018 webinar recording on why and how to automate performance testing, in dev, test and production.

By Beau Simensen, on Feb 12, 2019

Video – Getting Started with Blackfire

Watch our December 2018 webinar recording, and learn how to profile and read profiles with Blackfire.

By Beau Simensen, on Feb 08, 2019

Video – Introduction to Blackfire

Watch our December 2018 webinar recording on how Blackfire can support improving PHP Code performance, as a first critical step to deliver optimal end-user experience.

By Beau Simensen, on Feb 06, 2019

Blackfire Book Hard Copy available on Amazon and Barnes&Noble

Didn’t get a chance to grab a copy at the conferences we sponsored? Order online (or enjoy the free version in our docs).

By Christophe Dujarric, on Nov 27, 2018

Learn about Blackfire at our upcoming webinars

We’re kicking off a series of webinars to help people learn about Blackfire.

By Beau Simensen, on Oct 12, 2018

Automated Testing 101

Everyone writes tests, right? Well, if you don’t, here’s a few easy things you can do to bootstrap.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Aug 30, 2018

Learn how to improve PHP performance with OpenClassRooms and Blackfire

OpenClassRooms now offers a course on PHP performance improvement, making extensive use of Blackfire to find root causes, and write performance tests.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Aug 28, 2018

Tutorial: Selling Blackfire to your boss with the help of Google

“We don’t need Blackfire, we don’t have performance problems”. A few tips for developers to let their bosses know they might be wrong.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jun 05, 2018

Uploading a file with Blackfire Player

Let’s have a look at a use case on the file upload capacities of Blackfire Player. We’ll see how to check security dependencies by uploading a composer.lock file to security.sensiolabs.org

By Grégoire Pineau, on Apr 11, 2017

Crawling a page with Blackfire Player

Let’s have a look at a use case on the crawling capacities of Blackfire Player. We’ll see how to crawl all of the Symfony versions from the Symfony GitHub repository.

By Grégoire Pineau, on Mar 06, 2017