Akara Sucharitakul

Akara Sucharitakul
Senior Staff Engineer, Sun Microsystems Inc.


Akara Sucharitakul has several years of experience in development of benchmarks and servers using a variety of technologies like JavaEE and other web technologies. He was a key contributor to industry standard benchmarks that are widely used to evaluate the performance of JavaEE technology-based application servers. He is also a key contributor of project Faban, an open-source benchmarking and benchmark management framework that utilizes stochastic models allowing rapid development of new benchmarks as well as management of older benchmarks.

Lately, Akara has been focusing on describing architectures and load characteristics of Web 2.0 systems. He also leads the benchmark development effort for technologies and components surrounding the Web 2.0 umbrella.


Location: Salon A-D Level: Intermediate
Akara Sucharitakul (Sun Microsystems Inc.), Shanti Subramanyam (Orzota, Inc.)
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