Popular Performance Books

The following 10 Performance books are the current best-sellers. If you are looking for books about Performance, then these books will certainly help! If you know more books about Performance which are missing from the list below, please let us know!

Popular Performance Books

  • Programming Scala: Scalability = Functional Programming + Objects
    Programming Scala: Scalability = Functional Programming + Objects

    This second edition covers recent language features, with new chapters on pattern matching, comprehensions, and advanced functional programming. This book is ideal for beginning and advanced Scala developers alike. Program faster with Scala’s succinct and flexible syntax Dive into basic and advanced functional programming (FP) techniques Build killer big-data apps, using Scala’s functional combinators Use traits for mixin composition and pattern matching for data extraction Learn the sophisticated type system that combines FP and object-oriented programming concepts Explore Scala-specific concurrency tools, including Akka Understand how to develop rich domain-specific languages Learn good design techniques for building scalable and robust Scala applications.

  • High Performance MySQL: Optimization, Backups, and Replication
    High Performance MySQL: Optimization, Backups, and Replication

    With High Performance MySQL, you’ll learn advanced techniques for everything from designing schemas, indexes, and queries to tuning your MySQL server, operating system, and hardware to their fullest potential. With this book, you’ll learn how to think in MySQL. Learn the effects of new features in MySQL 5.

  • Learning HTTP/2: A Practical Guide for Beginners
    Learning HTTP/2: A Practical Guide for Beginners

    What can your organization gain by adopting HTTP/2. You’ll take a deep dive into HTTP/2 details, and learn how this updated protocol is changing the web landscape. With this book, you’ll explore: Performance challenges that led to the HTTP upgrade HTTP/2 in a nutshell, including benefits and transition methods How Google’s SPDY networking protocol paved the way for HTTP/2 Existing best practices and hacks to improve web performance HTTP/2 support for browsers, servers, proxies, and content delivery networks How the performance of sites using HTTP/2 compares to their HTTP/1.

  • Squid: The Definitive Guide: The Definitive Guide (Definitive Guides)
    Squid: The Definitive Guide: The Definitive Guide (Definitive Guides)

    Squid improves network performance by reducing the amount of bandwidth used when surfing the Web. By caching and reusing popular web content, Squid allows you to get by with smaller network connections. Written by Duane Wessels, the creator of Squid, Squid: The Definitive Guide will help you configure and tune Squid for your particular situation.

  • Squid: The Definitive Guide
    Squid: The Definitive Guide

    Squid improves network performance by reducing the amount of bandwidth used when surfing the Web. By caching and reusing popular web content, Squid allows you to get by with smaller network connections. Written by Duane Wessels, the creator of Squid, Squid: The Definitive Guide will help you configure and tune Squid for your particular situation.

  • High Performance Browser Networking: What every web developer should know about networking and web performance
    High Performance Browser Networking: What every web developer should know about networking and web performance

    Author Ilya Grigorik, a web performance engineer at Google, demonstrates performance optimization best practices for TCP, UDP, and TLS protocols, and explains unique wireless and mobile network optimization requirements. Deliver superlative TCP, UDP, and TLS performance Speed up network performance over 3G/4G mobile networks Develop fast and energy-efficient mobile applications Address bottlenecks in HTTP 1. 0 performance Enable efficient real-time streaming in the browser Create efficient peer-to-peer videoconferencing and low-latency applications with real-time WebRTC transports.

  • High Performance Mobile Web: Best Practices for Optimizing Mobile Web Apps
    High Performance Mobile Web: Best Practices for Optimizing Mobile Web Apps

    Optimize the performance of your mobile websites and webapps to the extreme. Ideal for web developers and web designers with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and HTTP experience, this is your guide to superior mobile web performance. You’ll dive into: Emulators, simulators, and other tools for measuring performance Basic web performance concepts, including metrics, charts, and goals How to get real data from mobile browsers on your real networks APIs and specs for measuring, tracking and improving web performance Insights and tricks for optimizing the first view experience Ways to optimize post-loading experiences and future visits Responsive web design and its performance challenges Tips for extreme performance to achieve best conversion rates How to work with web views inside native apps.

  • Feedback Control for Computer Systems: Introducing Control Theory to Enterprise Programmers
    Feedback Control for Computer Systems: Introducing Control Theory to Enterprise Programmers

    How can you take advantage of feedback control for enterprise programming. This book provides basic theory and lots of practical advice for programmers with no previous background in feedback control. Learn feedback concepts and controller design Get practical techniques for implementing and tuning controllers Use feedback “design patterns” for common control scenarios Maintain a cache’s “hit rate” by automatically adjusting its size Respond to web traffic by scaling server instances automatically Explore ways to use feedback principles with queueing systems Learn how to control memory consumption in a game engine Take a deep dive into feedback control theory.

  • High Performance iOS Apps: Optimize Your Code for Better Apps
    High Performance iOS Apps: Optimize Your Code for Better Apps

    Ready to build mobile apps that out-perform the rest. Today’s picky users want fast and responsive apps that don’t hog resources. Measure key performance indicators—attributes that constitute and affect app performance Write efficient apps by minimizing memory and power consumption, and explore options for using available CPU cores Optimize your app’s lifecycle and UI, as well as its networking, data sharing, and security features Learn about application testing, debugging and analysis tools, and monitoring your app in the wild Collect data from real users to analyze app usage, identify bottlenecks, and provide fixes Use iOS 9 upgrades to improve your app’s performance.

  • High Performance Web Sites: Essential Knowledge for Front-End Engineers
    High Performance Web Sites: Essential Knowledge for Front-End Engineers

    Want your web site to display more quickly. High Performance Web Sites covers every aspect of that process. ” -Eric Lawrence, Developer of the Fiddler Web Debugger, Microsoft Corporation Want your web site to display more quickly.

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