Framework Benchmarks

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Framework Benchmarks. How much does your framework choice affect performance? Authors Note: Were using the word "framework" loosely to refer to platforms, micro-frameworks, and full-stack frameworks. Plain Go delivers the best showing for a non-JVM framework.

Framework Benchmarks Round 9

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The latest round of our ongoing Framework Benchmarks project is now available! Since the first round, we have known that the highest-performance frameworks and platforms have been network-limited by our gigabit Ethernet.

Frameworks Round 1

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You are viewing the first round of web application framework benchmarks. Check out the new stand-alone framework benchmarks site if you are interested in the latest and most accurate data. How much does your framework choice affect performance? Why don''t you test framework X?"

Framework Benchmarks Round 13

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Round 13 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is here! The project now features 230 framework implementations (of our JSON serialization test) and includes new entrants on platforms as diverse as Kotlin and Qt. Oh, and of course we’re running it on Linux.

Choosing a Programming Language and Framework for Your Startup

SoCal CTO

We had an interesting presentation at the LA CTO Forum by the CTO of a startup who chose Groovy / Grails as the framework for their startup. t prompted a good discussion around how CTOs go about choosing the programming language and framework for their startup. Misconceptions When I talk with founders and VCs there are often quite a few misconceptions around the choice of language and framework. Of course, I'm not sure that anyone chooses Java alone.

Here is How to Make Sense of Conflicting Startup Advice

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Of course triangulation is a mathematics term that is used in sailing and other activities to help you better navigate when you don’t have your bearings. Draw from Frameworks. The most helpful type of advice in my mind are frameworks for how to solve a problem.

Why buy IT? Why buy MINE? Why buy NOW?

Berkonomics

Turning these into statements instead of questions provides a framework for the sales presentation from the highest levels of collateral materials and marketing support, to the salesperson on the front line. What a powerful set of three questions.

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Mangling JSON numbers

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Any server-side web framework or HTTP server will do. The front-end framework will do it, $.getJSON If we need to produce JSON from JavaScript, of course we expect that JSON.stringify will be involved. If we have a long (64-bit integer) that we serialize into JSON, we might be in trouble if JavaScript consumes that JSON. JavaScript has the equivalent of double (64-bit floating point) for its numbers, and double cannot represent the same set of numbers as long.

The Case For & Against Cryptocurrencies (for those tired of all the noise)

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My goal is to lay out a basic framework for anybody unsure whom to listen to as a way of helping you think about a way to orient your own views. Of course anybody who says this publicly gets lambasted.

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Making Sure You Are Ready to Begin Building Your MVP

SoCal CTO

Correct your course quickly. I'm presenting Making Sure You Are Ready to Begin Building Your MVP next week at Coloft ( Details/Registration ).

Pragmatism with Flavor

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But a newly minted developer given access to Hacker News can develop ADD in a week's time, waste countless hours reading the opinions of professional and amateur technology opinion-makers, and nervously fidget about selecting the hippest framework and libraries to (briefly) avoid the scorn of hacker pop culture. Project needs vary, of course, so technology chemistries vary in turn. We build web and mobile applications, and we've been doing so for a little over fifteen years.

How the Seed-Stage VC Trend Began, The Downsides of Unicorns & Much More

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It is, of course, a very recent phenomenon. ” So if you want to invest $90 million you might put $15 million into initial investments for 3 years ($45 million total) and then reserve $45 million to follow on over the course of 4-10 years.

Understanding the Underbelly of Online Marketing & Why You’ll Lose if You Don’t

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If you’re a technology startup you need to excel at product, of course. Of course once submitted you could send out links to your friends and ask them to upvote your content and that would help. Of course reciprocity matters so they would all leap into action.

You Can’t Rely on a VC for Your Hardest Decisions

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Of course as a frequently traveler I know this, too. Consultants should provide you data & frameworks – not decisions. They are there to help you correct your course when you want to make decisions that their history and wisdom tells them might lead you into a dark alley. I was reminded about the role of a VC last week when my partner Kara Nortman (<—- yes, of course you should follower her! *. What is the role of a VC for entrepreneurs?

The Most Important Book I Read This Summer

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This Summer I read “The Third Chimpanze” by Jared Diamond and since he’s my favorite history writer I of course loved it. The framework for the book is a letter to Coates’ son who is a teen ager.

The Importance of Teams and Why the Best Leaders Cultivate Them

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It is a hugely compelling show because Zakaria covers world issues that will affect all of us in ways that are accessible and with frameworks for processing disparate information. The show has become my best curator of which books to read (including my favorite of last year, The Accidental Superpower ) and my go to for understanding geopolitics of: Russia, Iran, Pakistan, China, India and of course the US.

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Finding My Tribe — The Upside of the Downcast Year

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His book “ The Righteous Mind — Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion ” literally changed my views about how human decision-making and gave me a framework for understanding why some people may be wired to view the world differently than I do. It’s been a tough year globally.

Be Careful About Being a Meddling Startup CEO

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So operating at a higher level, helping to set the framework for decision making and then sitting down and watching the game be played, is certainly the way to go.” ” Of course I agree with this. Of course by the next quarter if I felt ripped off I could advocate for 7% or maybe ops requirements needed to be upped to 20% for one quarter. Of course we fancy ourselves as the best sales people in the company.

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Ten Startup Tips From Amazon Founder, Jeff Bezos

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If your culture rewards those who seek the truth, your team will be prone to objectively identifying tactical course corrections. The framework I found which made the decision incredibly easy was what I called – which only a nerd would call – a ‘regret minimization framework’.

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Here’s What’s Driving Collaborative Consumption and Where the Market May Head Next

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You can of course view the presentation in SlideShare above or download it directly for free here. If your closet is full of clothes and your credit card is full of debt – of course you’re going to trade clothes with other people rather than only buying new stuff.

Down the Stack | How Low Do You Go?

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Developers interact with the operating systems directly, build/use their own frameworks (eg, Django, Rails, etc), and consume server resources directly. However, this restricts the flexibility since they must work within the frameworks provided. You’re a startup.

Welcoming the Newest Partner to Upfront Ventures

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And of course it doesn’t hurt that Kevin is fluent in Mandarin. Of course as hard as we try we’re all guilty to some degree of this — it’s human nature.

Working with Developers

SoCal CTO

Of course, you probably are going to provide more of a feature list. There was a lot of passion in the room last week when I presented Working with Developers at the Stubbs Precellerator. I guess it should not be a surprise that Founders have lots of challenges working with developers.

Startup Mantra: Hire Fast, Fire Fast

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I don’t really care if I’m wrong as long as I’m not dogmatic if evidence later shows we need to change course. They over think the decision framework. Check your legal framework. This post originally appeared on TechCrunch.

How a Tourist Can Help you with Your Startup

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I suppose there’s some truth to that but of course it’s an over simplification. Of course there are times where a board’s voice is gospel: mergers, raising capital, replacing the CEO, etc.

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Don’t be a Grin Fucker

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McKinsey had their “ 7S framework &# and BCG had the “ BCG Matrix &# with cash cows, dogs, stars and question marks. And of course there was the Michael Porter’s “ 5 Forces.&# Frankly, I kind of found all of this stuff to be bullshit (bull shiitake?)

Journeymen, Mavericks & Superstars: Understanding Salespeople at Startups

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If you ever have to interview, hire, judge the performance of, decide whether to promote, assign clients/regions to them or have to decide whether to fire sales people, I think having a framework for thinking about them is helpful.

Startup CTO or Developer

SoCal CTO

Of course, I have an advantage because I organize the LA CTO Forum. Of course, since you know those questions, you can just collect up the answers and provide them to your developers. Of course, it’s never complete.

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The Benefits of Top-Down Thinking & Why it is Critical to Entrepreneurs

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I later took a course with Barbara Minto (who taught McKinsey people) and bought her book “ The Pyramid Principle.&# This was a breakthrough for me. I’m never right the first time so I spend time adjusting my frameworks.

Why buy IT? Why buy MINE? Why buy NOW?

Berkonomics

Turning these into statements instead of questions provides a framework for the sales presentation from the highest levels of collateral materials and marketing support, to the salesperson on the front line. Of course it took all of a minute using my search engine to figure out that he was attempting to apply his credit offer to the retail price, not the sale price, and twice for two products instead of once for the installation as a whole. What a powerful set of three questions.

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Rustic Canyon Speaks out on GaiKai Exit, Changing Nature of VC, LA Tech & More

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He talked in the video about how he finds it helpful in companies to think about practical theory and frameworks for thinking about company strategy. Or of course you could watch it live – we take questions for the audience.

8 Questions to Help Decide if You Should be Raising Money Now

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I thought I’d try to offer a framework for thinking about the topic. So here’s my framework. Respectfully, of course. And of course there’s another biggie – uncertainty about future fund raising.

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What is the Right Burn Rate at a Startup Company?

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Let’s set up a framework. Of course a lot of this also comes down to investor trust. A Framework to Guide You: So putting it all together, you should always be mindful of your personal circumstances and market conditions. I was reading Danielle Morrill’s blog post today on whether one’s “ Startup Burn Rate is Normal. ” I highly recommend reading it.

Lead Developer to CTO at a Startup

SoCal CTO

What existing systems will we leverage, what programming languages, software development methodologies, web application frameworks, revision control systems, etc.? This can take the form of a local university, online courses, going through relevant books, etc. I received a great question via LinkedIn: I'm the founding engineer and working hard to launch my startup.

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Are MBAs Necessary for Start-ups or VC?

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I told people privately my perfect spec: computer science undergrad from MIT (or any other great school), 2-years at McKinsey but no more than that (I love the analytical framework that the top strategy consulting firms provide.