As a developer, we need to know how much time certain requests take given the most recent round of improvements so that we can quantify the changes.
Timing tests will be carried out in 3 methods
Timing the entire server viva curl requests
Timing besstandalone tests
Adding internal timing to the code utilizing the BESStopWatch
The tests will be run on the 1.16.0 and the 1.16.1 versions of the hyrax server, which will be downloaded from docker.
Also it was suggested to use the Airs and the Merra2 data sets for several of the timing tests