JavaTM Performance. Charlie Hunt. Binu John. Upper Saddle River, NJ • Boston • Indianapolis • San Francisco. New York • Toronto • Montreal. java. Contribute to PlamenStilyianov/Java development by creating an account on GitHub. “Java Performance” by Charlie Hunt and Binu John can be considered the only solid and contemporary reference in the domain of performance analysis and.

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Refresh and try again. Also, charkes is important to account for differences in architecture between the different CPU families from the same manufacturer, eg: Kythis jjava it it was amazing May 24, Ch is about tuning different kinds of Java applications. Authors are actually talking business in this book. These few chapters chapters can be read as pefformance when the need arises. The reason for recommending performance testing to also be included as part of unit and other functional testing is to catch performance issues as soon as they are introduced.

The larger the variability, the more difficult it is to identify whether you’re really observing improvements or regressions in your performance tuning efforts or it’s just random noise variability in running the experiments. Ziyi Luo rated it it was amazing Dec 17, If we assume that we have sufficient evidence to suggest the next step is to do application profiling, then we advocate the huht of first stepping back at the call path level, which often times maps to a use case, and asking yourself what is it that the application is really trying to do.

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View an example Enter your e-mail address. See all 36 reviews. Write a customer review. Buy the selected items together This item: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Chapter 3 and 4, if taken together, provide the most comprehensive technical explanation of Java Virtual Machine and Just-in Time compilation from a performance perspective. Not Available – Request Kindle Version.

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Despite these criticisms, however, the book is an excellent, if Oracle-centric, guide to the subject. Migrating to Microservice Databases. Chapter 7 can be considered the most critical part of the chares.

It also, though, states that this type of performance tuning activity is generally recommended for compute bound applications only, and the book itself, not unreasonable, stops short of providing full details on this approach.

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Return to Book Page. Don’t have a Kindle? English Choose a language charlds shopping. Jack Shirazi’s book certainly has many useful tips in it.

They refrain from making bold statements and always stress how these things are very context sensitive and without proper measurement and profiling not many things can be generalized. Preview — Java Performance by Charlie Hunt.

Mere reading will not be helpful. There are two points we should also make here. Java Performance and Scalability: Then, identifying a test environment that can satisfy the “design of experiment” without introducing bias or variability that puts into jeopardy what you want to learn.

If you’re interested in low-level details, Darryl Gove’s ” Solaris Application Programming ” book is one to consider. The two chapters covering profiling one focused on using Oracle’s Solaris Studio Performance Analyzer and the NetBeans Profiler, and the other on resolving common johhare also first-rate, and I was particularly pleased to find an appendix charlew source code examples for common, but hard to resolve, problems such as lock contention, resizing Java collections, and increasing parallelism.


We realized that much of the information available on Java performance was out of date, or quickly becoming out of date. Without having a clear understanding of that, you may still learn some things, but you are at risk of not accomplishing what you really wanted chqrles accomplish.

Book Review and Interview: Java Performance, by Charlie Hunt and Binu John

This can be illustrated with some of the example programs used in Chapter 6, “Java Application Profiling Tips and Tricks”. A solid book to have on hand as a reference. No trivia or quizzes yet. I think this is the only book that describes how to tune the GC right now. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.

Book Review and Interview: Java Performance, by Charlie Hunt and Binu John

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