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Red Gate Announces End of the .NET Performance Guessing Game

With today's release of ANTS Performance Profiler V8, Red Gate is sending a clear message to ASP.NET web developers: Stop wasting time guessing and start pinpointing the exact reasons why your code is running slowly.

ANTS Performance Profiler V8 has added web-request profiling to its award-winning set of capabilities, enabling developers to use a single tool to understand database activity, web service requests and file system access within their .NET code.

One-stop solution

"For the first time, there is a one-stop solution for every aspect of .NET performance a developer needs to know about," says Ben Emmett, product manager for ANTS Performance Profiler.

"The richness of information means there's no more need to spend time trying to understand why data requests are being made, or manually relating requests with what's going on in your code. ANTS shows it all to you, first time, every time."

Asynchronous coding visibility

In addition to web-request profiling, ANTS Performance Profiler V8 has added a new feature called async profiling, which delivers new visibility into asynchronous coding.

"When looking at the performance of asynchronous code, other tools drop you into the unintelligible inner workings of .NET," says Elizabeth Ayer, .NET developer tools product manager.

"ANTS lets you make sense of it by showing your application's performance in the context of your own code. Time spent doing asynchronous work is no longer isolated from the code you write, making it much easier to determine performance issues."

Try it for yourself

As always, Red Gate does not expect anyone to believe a vendor's sole word, so visit our website for more information and a free, 14-day trial of the complete ANTS Performance Profiler V8: http://www.red-gate.com/products/dotnet-development/ants-performance-profiler/

Illuminating screenshots and interviews available upon request.

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