Web Performance Tuning: Speeding Up the Web by Patrick Killelea

By Patrick Killelea

So long as there is been an online, humans were attempting to make it quicker. The maturation of the net has intended extra clients, extra information, extra bells and whistles, and for that reason longer waits on the internet. stronger functionality has develop into the most vital components in opting for the usability of either the internet normally and of person websites in particular.Web functionality Tuning is set getting the easiest functionality from the internet. This booklet is not only approximately tuning the net server software program; it is also approximately getting optimum functionality from a browser, tuning the (on either the server and browser ends), and maximizing the skill of the community itself.Web functionality Tuning hits the floor working, giving concrete suggestion for speedy effects - the "blunt tools" for making improvements to crippled functionality right now. The publication then takes a breath and pulls again to provide a conceptual historical past of the foundations of computing functionality. The latter 1/2 the publication methods each one component of an online transaction - from customer to community to server - to ascertain the susceptible hyperlinks within the chain and the way to reinforce them. comprises tips about:
* Minimizing browser cache lookups
* expanding buffer measurement on browser working system
* paying for sufficient RAM so the browser hardly must swap
* utilizing SCSI disks rather than IDE
* averting using symbolic hyperlinks for net content
* warding off DNS lookups at any time when possible
* utilizing mod_perl for Perl-based CGI scripts
This booklet is for an individual who has waited too lengthy for an internet web page to exhibit, or watched servers sluggish to a move slowly. it is approximately making the internet extra usable for everybody.

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Information Sharing on the Semantic Web by Heiner Stuckenschmidt;Frank van Harmelen

By Heiner Stuckenschmidt;Frank van Harmelen

Information contemporary learn in parts similar to ontology layout for info integration, metadata new release and administration, and illustration and administration of disbursed ontologies.
Provides determination aid at the use of novel applied sciences, information regarding power difficulties, and directions for the profitable program of latest applied sciences.

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Tools for Composite Web Services: A Short Overview by Hull R., Su J.

By Hull R., Su J.

Net prone applied sciences let exible and dynamic interoperation of self sufficient software program and knowledge platforms. A valuable problem is the improvement of modeling options and instruments for allowing the (semi-)automatic composition and research of those providers, making an allowance for their semantic and behavioral houses. This paper offers an outline of the basic assumptions and ideas underlying present paintings on carrier composition, and gives a sampling of key leads to the realm. It additionally offers a short journey of a number of composition types together with semantic internet providers, the \Roman" version, and the Mealy/conversation version.

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