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Performance Tracking with JMeter


Many things may have a negative impact on web application performance – code refactoring, for instance, always holds a potential danger.
HTTP requests scenario recording with Apache JMeter handles a task of performance monitoring during code refactoring efficiently and at low cost. 541 more words


Equality. Blah Blah Blah.

Am I excited that the Supreme Court legalized marriage…sure. I’m very happy that anyone can get married now. Equality is like breakfast to me. It’s a normal part of daily routine and life. 213 more words


Performance Tuning Hints


Today’s entry is dedicated to a Java app performance tuning basics.
Since Java code is executed inside a JVM, it is about it. In particular – about some of JVM options and their use-cases. 657 more words


The Tiny Town Being Stalked By A Serial Killer

This is a story about a little town called Chillicothe in the Midwest of the United States. They call this area the Rust Belt. It is a very unflattering term given to a region in America, which has experienced devastating economic decline, population loss and urban decay due to the collapse of its once powerful industrial sector. 1,862 more words

News And Society

Outfitting the Out-Fit

REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc) seems to be synonymous with hiking. No matter who I have talked to or whatever blog/discussion group I have visited, inevitably the name of that store has come up as the place to buy everything you need for a backpacking trip. 1,274 more words


Direct Response Marketing: How Customer Profiling Can Make It Work

You got a fully-loaded database of targets whose mail box, digital or otherwise, you bombard with brochures, coupons, newsletters etc. periodically. Sadly, only a portion of those bother returning your call. 126 more words


Use of social media for segmentation in the financial services industry

On June 25th, I am delivering a talk on the potential and pitfalls of using social media for segmentation. This talk is based on research done with 11 financial institutions (1 credit card company, 3 insurance providers, and 7 banks), and some of the findings (early stage) are also discussed… 35 more words

Marketing In Everyday Life