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Go Programming Language

Posted by Dave Cheney  on  Jan 03, 2018 Posted by Dave Cheney Follow 4 Followers  on  Jan 03, 2018

Dave Cheney discusses the Go language: writing and interpreting benchmarks, using performance tools built into the Go runtime, GC and writing GC-friendly code.

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The Why of Go

Posted by Carmen Andoh  on  Dec 28, 2017 2 Posted by Carmen Andoh Follow 2 Followers  on  Dec 28, 2017 2

Carmen Andoh provides the historical context around the technical decisions of the Go language to better understand its concurrency primitives, garbage collection, and small standard library.

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Java Performance Engineer's Survival Guide

Posted by Monica Beckwith  on  Jul 11, 2017 Posted by Monica Beckwith Follow 436 Followers  on  Jul 11, 2017

Monica Beckwith provides a step-by-step approach to finding the root cause of any performance problem in a Java app, showcasing through an example a few performance tools and the performance process.

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Pony: Co-designing a Type-system and a Runtime

Posted by Sylvan Clebsch  on  Jun 14, 2017 Posted by Sylvan Clebsch Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 14, 2017

Sylvan Clebsch talks about Pony, an actor-model, capabilities-secure, native programming language.

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High Performance Managed Languages

Posted by Martin Thompson  on  Apr 28, 2017 Posted by Martin Thompson Follow 12 Followers  on  Apr 28, 2017

Martin Thompson explores how their managed runtimes can equal, and even better in some cases, the performance of native languages.

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Goodbye PrintGCDetails... and Other JDK 9 Changes!

Posted by Tony Printezis  on  Apr 09, 2017 Posted by Tony Printezis Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 09, 2017

Tony Printezis talks about the major changes and improvements coming in JDK 9 that will affect (but also help) anyone who's interested in Java performance monitoring, profiling, and tuning.

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Java SE 9: Continuing to Thrive in the Cloud!

Posted by Bernard Traversat  on  Feb 10, 2017 Posted by Bernard Traversat Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 10, 2017

Bernard Traversat discusses JVM enhancements addressing cloud deployment requirements such as G1 GC, segmented code cache, contended locking, and density String.

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Safe Systems Programming in C# and .NET

Posted by Joe Duffy  on  Aug 20, 2016 Posted by Joe Duffy Follow 1 Followers  on  Aug 20, 2016

Joe Duffy shares some of his key experiences from building an entire operating system in a C# dialect and dealing with errors and concurrency robustly, focusing on open source C# and .NET.

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Performance and How to Measure It

Posted by Matt Warren  on  Jul 28, 2016 Posted by Matt Warren Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 28, 2016

Matt Warren takes a look at how to measure, what to measure and how get the best performance from .NET code, considering examples from the Roslyn codebase and StackOverflow (the product).

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Using Pony for Fintech

Posted by Sylvan Clebsch  on  Jun 05, 2016 Posted by Sylvan Clebsch Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 05, 2016

Sylvan Clebsch talks about using Pony for fintech to build high-performance tools. Pony is a new actor-model statically typed language, compiled AOT, with a GC and a data-race free type system.

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Examining Low Pause Garbage Collection in Java

Posted by John Oliver  on  Apr 26, 2016 1 Posted by John Oliver Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 26, 2016 1

John Oliver takes a look at both G1 and Shenandoah, explaining how they work, what are their limitations, providing tuning advice. He also looks at recent and future changes to garbage collection.

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Java 9 - The (G1) GC Awakens!

Posted by Monica Beckwith  on  Apr 24, 2016 5 Posted by Monica Beckwith Follow 436 Followers  on  Apr 24, 2016 5

Monica Beckwith talks about G1 pause (young and mixed) composition, G1's remembered sets and collection set and G1's concurrent marking algorithm, providing performance tuning advice.

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