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What optimisations do you consider when you code?

Survey period: 1 Jul 2013 to 8 Jul 2013

In general, when writing code, which of the following optimisations do you always think about when writing code? (even if you reject them as unnecessary for a certain situation)

OptionVotes% 
Memory use52764.11
Speed of execution69684.67
Final binary size8610.46
Resource use (eg graphics objects, handles etc)28734.91
Network traffic31738.56
Power465.60
None404.87
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

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GeneralSpeed of execution Pin
SOHAM_GANDHI4-Feb-14 23:39
MemberSOHAM_GANDHI4-Feb-14 23:39 
GeneralSpeed of exexution Pin
Siddhesh Patankar8-Jul-13 19:17
MemberSiddhesh Patankar8-Jul-13 19:17 
GeneralRe: Speed of exexution Pin
Amir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:39
professionalAmir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:39 
GeneralAge vs Answers Pin
Keia4-Jul-13 23:28
professionalKeia4-Jul-13 23:28 
GeneralRe: Age vs Answers Pin
CHill605-Jul-13 9:02
mveCHill605-Jul-13 9:02 
GeneralRe: Age vs Answers Pin
Keia7-Jul-13 21:20
professionalKeia7-Jul-13 21:20 
Generalreadability and documentation Pin
Giuseppe Tollini4-Jul-13 10:10
MemberGiuseppe Tollini4-Jul-13 10:10 
performance optimization come when needed
GeneralMemory Use... Pin
Marco Bertschi4-Jul-13 6:49
professionalMarco Bertschi4-Jul-13 6:49 
GeneralWill I understand this in 6 months time, or is the guy trying to maintain this bigger than me? Pin
CHill602-Jul-13 15:06
mveCHill602-Jul-13 15:06 
GeneralRe: Will I understand this in 6 months time, or is the guy trying to maintain this bigger than me? Pin
Dennis E White2-Jul-13 21:40
professionalDennis E White2-Jul-13 21:40 
GeneralComplaints from End-Users Pin
MacSpudster2-Jul-13 6:58
professionalMacSpudster2-Jul-13 6:58 
GeneralI focus on ASP page bloat Pin
Gregory Gadow2-Jul-13 4:22
MemberGregory Gadow2-Jul-13 4:22 
GeneralFewer lines of code Pin
Johann van der Smut1-Jul-13 22:51
MemberJohann van der Smut1-Jul-13 22:51 
GeneralRe: Fewer lines of code Pin
Abhishek Nandy1-Jul-13 23:36
professionalAbhishek Nandy1-Jul-13 23:36 
GeneralRe: Fewer lines of code Pin
PIEBALDconsult2-Jul-13 9:13
professionalPIEBALDconsult2-Jul-13 9:13 
GeneralRe: Fewer lines of code Pin
Espen Harlinn2-Jul-13 14:19
mvaEspen Harlinn2-Jul-13 14:19 
GeneralRe: Fewer lines of code Pin
CDP18022-Jul-13 20:06
MemberCDP18022-Jul-13 20:06 
GeneralAgreed, but the first word in my post was *generally* Pin
Johann van der Smut4-Jul-13 19:37
MemberJohann van der Smut4-Jul-13 19:37 
GeneralRe: Fewer lines of code Pin
Florian Rappl7-Jul-13 7:03
professionalFlorian Rappl7-Jul-13 7:03 
GeneralRaises Arm (to block the impending whipping...) " Power optimization..?" Pin
ely_bob1-Jul-13 11:21
professionalely_bob1-Jul-13 11:21 
GeneralTime, memory, flexibility and maintenance Pin
Nelek1-Jul-13 9:21
protectorNelek1-Jul-13 9:21 
GeneralDisk I/O Pin
Wendelius1-Jul-13 6:23
mveWendelius1-Jul-13 6:23 
GeneralBad IPC utilization Pin
Cory Shirts1-Jul-13 5:56
MemberCory Shirts1-Jul-13 5:56 
GeneralWill it blend Pin
Ron Anders1-Jul-13 4:19
MemberRon Anders1-Jul-13 4:19 
GeneralFlexible architecture and the least amount of code Pin
Marc Clifton1-Jul-13 4:01
mvaMarc Clifton1-Jul-13 4:01 

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