(. . . to keep your boss at bay)
Less malloc(), more r/o data, more locality
Instrument, test, time, repeat!
EXAMPLE: Issued cheat-sheet to quants at LB for significant improvements in code reliability and speed; such cheat-sheets are often very generic (apply to C, C++ and Java with keyword changes!)
- Holistic approach, good design, good testing, repeat!
Exercise: shall we attempt to construct a cheat-sheet for studentsí current applications?