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Posts Tagged ‘performance’

Rackspace vs Prgmr

This post was created on January 5th, 2012 by Sudhanshu and has 7 comments. It has been filed under , , , ,

We have been working on a couple of our own applications, and since they do involve a server side components as well, we decided to spend some time to understand which service should we go ahead with. I have been been a big fan of Slicehost for years, and when they got acquired by Rackspace, [...]

Fixing the performance issues

This post was created on May 30th, 2009 by Sudhanshu and has Comments Off. It has been filed under ,

While iterating through the archives of Daring Fireball, I came across an interesting policy from the WebKit team. The way to make a program faster is to never let it get slower. We have a zero-tolerance policy for performance regressions. If a patch lands that regresses performance according to our benchmarks, then the person responsible [...]


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