Jeff Fischer, chief architect of Broadleaf Commerce, spoke with Terracotta on the topic of memory management on November 18th. The webinar is titled, BigMemory for BigProblems: Improving Performance of a Real World eCommerce Application Based on Hibernate and Broadleaf Commerce The webinar details the problems faced while trying to achieve sub-second response time with Hibernate and EH-cache and how the Broadleaf Commerce architecture was modified to overcome them.

Broadleaf Commerce uses a robust, extensible architecture that enables customization and rapid development. It is built on the Spring Framework, which is the leading platform to build and run enterprise Java applications. By leveraging the Broadleaf Commerce solution, companies will benefit from key distinctions such as its low cost of ownership and best of breed open source frameworks. Broadleaf Commerce continues to focus on developing and enhancing its eCommerce platform in order to provide online retailers a cost-effective alternative to traditional software platforms.