Application performance measurement and Java performance
Application performance measurement is an important part of testing and refining a Java application. Performance and metrics standards help developers and QA teams make sure the application meets expectations and will function properly once it is deployed. In this section on software performance measurement, learn techniques to measure Java performance and application performance effectively and read news about trends in Java metrics.
Appease DevOps concerns with container as a service Docker deployments
22 Jun 2016
News - At DockerCon 2016, the big trend from exhibitors is the container as a service, creating a smooth path for Docker adoption.
Docker security, container performance the hot topics at DockerCon 2016
21 Jun 2016
News - Operation teams are always concerned about software vulnerabilities, but at DockerCon 2016, vendors are working hard to allay those Docker security concerns.
Will server hardware perform faster with transactional memory?
15 Jun 2016
News - For many Java applications doing list processing, having transactional memory built right into Intel's commodity CPUs will result in greater server hardware performance.
Beachbody pumps up application performance monitoring tools
16 May 2016
News - Costly website and app downtime spurred an application performance monitoring tools makeover at Beachbody. Learn how the fitness firm chose and deployed new APM tools.
Improving Web app performance as simple as embracing HTTP/2
11 Apr 2016
News - Learn about how the rapidly growing HTTP/2 protocol can improve Web app performance and reduce development headaches.
Exploring a software architect's favorite Oracle JavaFX tools
09 Dec 2015
News - At JavaOne 2015, Java enthusiast Rob Terpilowski discusses why he's still a fan of Oracle JavaFX tools.
Pressure to hire Java developers intensifies in Seattle
20 Nov 2015
News - To hire Java developers, Seattle software architect Rob Terpilowski has to compete against local heavyweights like Amazon.
Glassfish community thrives; innovations update
27 Oct 2014
News - In this video, expert Steve Millidge discusses how Oracle no longer supports Glassfish app server and looks at other options like Payara.
Will Java EE 8 adoption outpace previous releases?
17 Oct 2014
News - At JavaOne 2014, Barry Burd discussed how and why he's predicting a fast adoption of Java EE 8.
Startup promises native Java across mobile platforms
03 Oct 2014
News - Learn how startup company Codename One is promising native Java across mobile platforms.