Articles tagged "optimization"
A tour of V8: Crankshaft, the optimizing compiler
Published on 2013-04-10, edited on 2013-12-13
Crankshaft is V8's optimizing compiler. Once unoptimized code has been running for a while, V8 identifies hot functions and recompiles them with Crankshaft, greatly improving performance.
A tour of V8: full compiler
Published on 2012-11-04, edited on 2015-11-28
Polymorphic Inline Caches explained
Published on 2011-07-24
Polymorphic inline caches are a way to optimize function calls in dynamic languages
Tagged: optimization virtual-machines
Parallelization: Harder than it looks
Published on 2010-04-12
Tagged: c++ optimization parallelization