February 25, 2010
One of the new features added to ColdFusion 9 is the Cache Template in Request setting located on the Server Settings > Caching page of the ColdFusion Administrator. The setting was recently featured in the ColdFusion 9 Performance Brief showing a 50x boost when enabled.
July 12, 2007
One of the things you will notice after you have published an rss feed is that it will consume a lot of the bandwidth. For example on Spendfish.com 18% of the requests are for RSS feeds. This is no wonder since feed readers may download your feed several times a day even if nothing has changed.
August 11, 2005
Another performance option in MySQL is the DELAY_KEY_WRITE option. According to the MySQL documentation the option makes index updates faster because they are not flushed to disk until the table is closed.
June 21, 2005
I have been reading about MySQL's Query Caching features in the High Performance MySQL book, and on the web. I have also been playing around with it on my own. I have concluded that it is a pretty cool feature! You will need MySQL 4.0.1 or higher to play...