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Under the Hood of .NET Memory Management

Under the Hood of .NET Memory Management

As well-engineered as the .NET framework is, it's not perfect, and it doesn't always get memory management right. To write truly fantastic software, you need to understand how .NET memory management actually works. This book will take you from the very basics of memory management, all the way to how the OS handles its resources, and will help you write the best code you can. Read more...

Practical Performance Profiling: Improving the Efficiency of .NET Code

Practical Performance Profiling: Improving the Efficiency of .NET Code

In this book, Jean-Philippe Gouigoux provides both the theory and practical skills necessary to analyze and improve the performance of .NET code. By focusing on the 20% of code defects that account for 80% of performance loss, Jean-Philippe guides the reader through using a profiler and explains how to identify and correct performance bottlenecks. This book is for all developers who wish to boost the performance of their .NET code without having to embark on the steep slopes of tuning. Read more...

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Captain Biplane: Interplanetary Airman

Simple-Talk caters for the lighter side with its publication of 'Captain Biplane: Interplanetary Airman, and his first adventure: Kidnappers from Mercury. Read more...

Paul Glavich

.NET Performance Testing and Optimization - The Complete Guide

In the Complete Guide .NET Performance and Optimization, Paul Glavich and Chris Farrell offer a comprehensive and essential handbook to anybody looking to set up a .NET testing environment and get the best results out of it, or just learn effective techniques for testing and optimizing their .NET applications. Read more...

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