This is part 5 of our 5-part series on improving the performance of the Spring-petclinic application. Here are part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4. Adding more cache To increase application performance, one of the classic solutions is to add more cache. We already have a cache configured in the application, it is on the JpaVetRepositoryImpl. […]

This is part 4 of our 5-part series on improving the performance of the Spring-petclinic application. Here are part 1, part 2 and part 3. Testing the other persistence mechanisms: is JDBC really faster? The good thing with the Spring-petclinic application is that we can easily switch between different persistence solutions: JDBC, JPA and Spring […]

This post is a performance audit of the “spring-petclinic” sample application provided by VMWare/SpringSource as a demonstration of the latest Spring features and configurations. We are going to do a step-by-step audit of the application, and show: Tools & techniques we usually work with when doing a performance audit Common pitfalls and how to avoid […]