Latest Java performance Stories

2009-03-16 07:00:00

Oracle(R) JRockit on Dell Outperforms Best Sun JVM Results on Near-Identical Benchmark Configurations in Two SPECjbb2005 Benchmarks REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- News Facts Today, Oracle announced that Oracle(R) JRockit Java Virtual Machine (JVM) achieved record performance for a four socket Intel-based system on two SPECjbb2005 benchmarks,(1,2) an industry-standard measurement of server side Java-based application performance. Both results, achieved on Dell...

2009-03-16 07:00:00

Oracle(R) JRockit on HP ProLiant Server Outperforms Competition REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- News Facts Today, Oracle announced that Oracle(R) JRockit, Java Virtual Machine (JVM), achieved a world-record Windows result on the SPECjbb2005 benchmark,(1) an industry-standard measurement of server-side Java-based application performance. In addition to being the new world record on Windows, this benchmark result also sets a new world record on AMD Opteron(TM)...

Latest Java performance Reference Libraries

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Java, a programming language originally developed by James Gosling, was developed at Sun Microsystems and released in 1995. Much of its syntax is derived from C and C++ but with a simpler object model and fewer low-level facilities. The applications are normally compiled to bytecode that can run on any Java Virtual Machine regardless of computer architecture. Java, designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible, is a concurrent, class-based, object oriented language. It is...

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