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Extreme Performance with Java



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 and the lead author of the recently released Java Performance book. Prior to joining, 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.

About the conference

Software is changing the world; QCon aims to empower software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the enterprise software development community; to achieve this, QCon is organized as a practitioner-driven conference designed for people influencing innovation in their teams: team leads, architects, project managers, engineering directors.

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Aug 03, 2012