Portals including YouTube*, Netflix*, and Amazon* work constantly to give customers the highest quality with the fastest streaming available. Toward that end, Intel gathered a team of senior engineers with very strong performance optimization backgrounds early in 2015 to tune the VP9 video codec for greater performance on the Intel® Atom™ platform. This article shares the results of their work.
GCW for Android is a JVM memory management workload that is designed to emulate how real applications use Java memory management. It is intended to help both JVM and application developers optimize memory management and user experience on Android. Learn how it works, and try it yourself. Includes link to code on googlesource.com.
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