In a recent guest post entitled “Performance at Scale: SSDs, Silver Bullets and Serialization
” for High Scalability, Aaron Sullivan, a Principal Engineer at Rackspace, took a close look at the problem of trying to increase performance across software and hardware systems. Let’s say that you want to increase the performance of your application by 10X. That turns out to be monumentally difficult and requires a comprehensive fine-tuning of all the components that contribute to performance.
Filed in Cloud Industry Insights
on Jun. 25, 2014 by Dominic Smith