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Session Name: 100,000 Counters, Every Ten Seconds: UNIX Throughput in Reality
Speaker(s): Jon Watte
Company Name(s): IMVU, Inc.
Track / Format: Programming
Overview: Developing native C and C++ code for Linux servers provides special challenges and rewards. This session will examine three pitfalls and their solutions, based on experiences developing and deploying a new high-performance 24/7 server code base at IMVU. Topics of multi-core optimization, asynchronous I/O, locking contention, and epoll gotchas will all be covered. C and C++ code examples will be discussed.

GDC 2013

Jon Watte

IMVU, Inc.

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