16. Optimizing Performance
TIBCO General Interface not only includes tools to measure performance, it also includes a wide array of features to improve the overall application performance. This chapter discusses tools and techniques available to developers to optimize the performance of General Interface applications.
It is very important to be able to measure performance before attempting to improve it. GUI performance is often measured with a stopwatch to see how long it takes for a page to load. This approach works for web applications that return plain HTML (and CSS) to the browser because there is little or no processing after the page is downloaded to the client.
However, TIBCO General Interface applications ...