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Priming Java for Speed at Market Open

Posted by Gil Tene  on  Aug 03, 2014

Sponsored by Azul. Gil Tene discusses issues with dynamically optimized environments used for trading systems along with techniques for dealing with them, including JVM performance tune up tricks.

54:55

Project Avatar

Posted by David Delabassee  on  Jul 20, 2014 1

In this solutions track talk, sponsored by Oracle, David Delabassee discusses creating hybrid apps with Avatar, a platform for server-side development in JavaScript for the JVM.

46:00

Garbage Collection is Good!

Posted by Eva Andreasson  on  Jul 08, 2014 1

Eva Andreasson has a fairly entertaining and yet painful presentation around garbage collection that will probably will end with more questions than answers.

53:56

Understanding Latency: Some Key Lessons & Tools

Posted by Gil Tene  on  Jul 05, 2014

In this solutions track talk, sponsored by Azul Systems, Gil Tene discusses common pitfalls encountered in measuring and characterizing latency, and ways to address them using some new open source tools.

01:02:00

Using Invoke Dynamic to Teach the JVM a New Language

Posted by Jonathan Worthington  on  May 15, 2014 1

Jonathan Worthington explains how invokedynamic works, how he has been using it while porting the Rakudo Perl 6 compiler to the JVM, and its performance impact.

52:02

Java vs. C/C++ Performance Panel

Posted by Gil Tene, Martin Thompson, Todd Montgomery, Keith Adams  on  Mar 07, 2014 7

Hosted by Erik Meijer, who runs the Cloud Programmability Team at Microsoft, the panelists answer questions on C/C++ and Java performance, contrasting the virtues of native vs. managed code.

32:28

Dao Programming Language for Scripting and Computing

Posted by Limin Fu  on  Feb 27, 2014

Limin Fu introduces Dao, a lightweight and optionally typed programming language having a LLVM-based JIT compiler optimized for numeric computation, and a Clang-based tool generating Dao bindings for C/C++ libraries.

41:23

Enabling Java in Latency Sensitive Environments

Posted by Gil Tene  on  Feb 18, 2014

Gil Tene examines the core issues that have historically kept Java environments from performing well in low latency environments and how it can perform now without trade-offs and compromises.

38:24

Continuum: A JS (ES6) VM Written in JS (ES3)

Posted by Brandon Benvie  on  Jan 30, 2014

Brandon Benvie introduces Continuum, what it does, how it works, and why it's useful. Continuum maintains compatibility with all popularly used JS engines in use today (IE8, modern browsers, Node.js).

01:02:54

Ratpack - Micro Web Apps for Groovy

Posted by Luke Daley  on  Dec 14, 2013

Luke Daley introduces Ratpack, a micro web framework inspired by Ruby's Sinatra, built on Netty, Guice and Guava.

36:01

Why Ruby Isn't Slow

Posted by Alex Gaynor  on  Dec 04, 2013

Alex Gaynor explains how he solved the usual Ruby VM speed problems with Topaz, a high performance VM built on the same technologies that power PyPy.

07:54

VMFest: Wrapping VirtualBox to Speedup Dev and Test Since 2010

Posted by Antoni Batchelli  on  Oct 16, 2013

Antoni Batchelli introduces VMFest, a PalletOps project used to turn VirtualBox into a lightweight cloud provider, good for developing cloud automation.

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