Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Object allocation improvements in the JDK

It's good to see that someone is very closely following the "Stack allocation" features that are being developed in the JDK - http://blog.juma.me.uk/2008/12/17/objects-with-no-allocation-overhead/.

It would be good if someone (anyone but me :) also had some info on the G1 collector that was back ported to JDK 6 release 14.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Interesting articles about Open Source from a finance angle

Some interesting articles I read recently (also for my future reference...Yeah, I know there are things called Bookmarks):

1) Are open source vendors more capital efficient?

2) Jonathan Schwartz - Technology Adoption