Perf Tour 2020

Join Scott Moore as he travels throughout the USA eating BBQ and talking about Performance Engineering with industry experts, companies, and end users. 

The Performance Tour – Q1 2020

This first part of this epic journey begins January 27, 2020 and the Q1 2020 leg of the tour goes through March 31, 2020.

Official Sponsors

Thanks so much to our sponsors – Catchpoint and Neotys!! 




Seating is limited. RSVP to “help @” to attend any of the events. 

Current stops for Q1 are listed below (details updated as they are known):

Performance Tour Stops

01/27/2020Mobile, ALDreamland BBQ
3314 Old Shell Rd.
Mobile, AL
Meetup time: 6 PM CST
1/30/2020Dallas, TXHard Eight BBQ
688 Freeport Pkwy
Coppell, TX 75019
Meetup time: 6 PM CST
DFW Testers Meetup
Sponsored by
QA Consultants.
To Register: CLICK HERE
01/31/2020Amarillo, TXTylers BBQ
3301 Olsen Boulevard
Amarillo, Texas 79109
Meetup time: 1 PM CST
02/01/2020Albuquerque, NMWhole Hog Cafe - Montgomery
9880 Montgomery Blvd.
Albuquerque, NM
Meetup time: 6 PM MST
02/02/2020Phoenix, AZBobby-Q
8501 N 27th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Meetup time: 7 PM MST
02/03/2020 - 02/06/2020Las Vegas, NVDynatrace PerformConference Web Page
02/09/2020 - 02/12/2020Las Vegas, NVCMG ImpactConference Web Page
02/14/2020Denver, COOwlbear Barbecue (Tentative)Meetup time: TBD
TBDKansas City, KSTBD
TBDNashville, TNTBD
TBDJacksonville, FLTBD


Perftour fully produced episodes are released on Youtube, with other promotional social media (YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter) throughout the duration of the tour. Videos are usually around 10 minutes in length and cover several topics around Performance Testing/Monitoring/Engineering in a light hearted, entertaining way. Contents include conversations with Performance Engineering experts in the industry, answering questions about performance, and getting feedback from companies and their customers.

Thanks to QA Consultants for the Dallas Events on 01/30/2020:

QA Consultants

Perftour will be covering the Dynatrace Perform Conference in Las Vegas 2/03/2020 – 2/06/2020  

Perftour will be covering the CMG Impact conference in Las Vegas 02/09/2020 – 02/12/2020

Impact 2020

We are currently looking for candidates to be featured on the show. This includes companies, customers, and other performance engineering experts. If you would like to be part of the tour, or perhaps join us for dinner when we reach your town, send us a message ( We will update this page as more details are available on dates, times, locations, and episode topics.

Support The Tour!

  • Follow Scott Moore on LinkedIn and Twitter.
  • Subscribe to the SMCLLC YouTube channel at 
  • Like and share content from our social media feed. Use the hashtag #perftour2020
  • Provide feedback to us on the content
  • Encourage others to do 1-4 above.

Individual Support

Individual support and donations helps pay for video/audio production equipment and funding future events. For individual contributions, use PayPal or contact us directly for credit card purchases.

Contact The Performance Tour

For more information about this marketing opportunity and how you can sponsor a future Perf Tour event, send an email to or call (615) 933-8515. 

SMCLLC reserves the right to refuse any sponsor for any reason.

About the Author

Scott Moore

Scott Moore

Scott Moore specializes in application performance engineering and testing. This includes education, hands-on implementation, and application performance monitoring.