Thursday, April 26, 2007

Liveness In Web Applications

Liveness: A concurrent application's ability to execute in a timely manner is
known as its liveness.

In other words, liveness is making your application respond extremely fast to your users requests. Having had to deal with this over the past few months on rel8r, I thought I'd share my experiences.

  1. Caching
  2. Asynchronizing