Learn How to Boost your Java Performance with Ehcache

Greg Luck, the founder or Ehcache, shares his wisdom on implementing effective Java caching strategies in general and in Hibernate.  Ehcache is an open source, standards-based cache used in a wide array of applications to boost performance, offload the database and simplify scalability. Greg walks through the Spring Pet Clinic …

Performance Tuning: An Agile Approach

This presentation describes how agile techniques have been successfully applied to meeting performance requirements. The principle of rapid feedback encourages us to put working software in customers’ hands early and often, to discover the real performance issues. We measure relentlessly to identify bottlenecks and choose among alternate strategies, always favoring …

Common Performance Antipatterns

Application development has become much easier because of the availability of frameworks and application platforms. Developing scalable and highly performing applications is a major challenge in modern application development. Especially highly distributed SOA architectures and always larger systems make this task more and more challenging. The saying “Make it work …