Oct 10, 2022: The Cost of Safety in Java
Overhead of Null Checks, Array Bounds, and Class Cast Exceptions in GraalVM Native Image
Sep 30, 2021: How do we do Benchmarking?
Impressions from Conversations with the Community
Jul 7, 2020: Is This Noise, or Does This Mean Something? #benchmarking
Do my performance measurements allow me to conclude anything at all?
May 27, 2019: Generating an Artifact From a Benchmarking Setup as Part of CI
Disclaimer: The artifact, for which I put this automation together, was rejected. I take this as a reminder that the technical bits still require good documentation to be useful.
Oct 25, 2016: Cross-Language Compiler Benchmarking: Are We Fast Yet?
Jun 25, 2016: Writing Papers with Completely Automated Data Processing
One of the first things that I found problematic about paper writing was the manual processing and updating of numbers based on experiments. Ever since my master thesis, this felt like a unnecessary and error prone step.
Sep 18, 2011: Using R to Understand Benchmarking Results
Sep 5, 2009: How to use Pharo/Squeak from the Command-line
Along the way to measure the performance of a Smalltalk implementation for commodity multi-core systems, I tried to use Pharo as a more convenient development platform. Well, and I failed in the first attempt…