Charlie Hunt explains what can be done to lower the latency introduced by the Java GC and JIT, including coding tips, and introducing tools for tuning the performance of Java applications.
Charlie Hunt is the Architect of Performance Engineering at Salesforce.com and the lead author of the recently released Java Performance book. Prior to joining Salesforce.com, he was the Java HotSpot VM Performance Architect at Oracle and Sun Microsystems. He is a regular speaker on the subject of Java performance at many world-wide conferences including the JavaOne Conference.
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