[Portfolio] Slow-downs

Sean Keesler sean at keesler.org
Wed May 20 13:07:14 PDT 2009

Do you think that two different solutions optimized for each of the
scenarios might be optimal?


On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 4:03 PM, Noah Botimer <botimer at umich.edu> wrote:
> Learners don't, typically. Anyone who owns a form definition needs to be
> able to, though (updating schemas). This is also relevant to reporting
> capabilities.
> To be more specific, I'm not saying that finding in My Workspace isn't
> appropriate to nominal use. I'm saying that we should avoid the redefinition
> of the technical problem/capability to minimize one variable. The problem
> here is that the mechanism for finding forms has gross scale problems in
> multiple dimensions. We're examining a couple of rather simple strategies
> that address them all and don't change the behavior. My base metric is that
> the user should see the portfolio screens in no more than 3 seconds, and I
> think that is readily achievable at scale.
> Thanks,
> -Noah
> On May 20, 2009, at 3:09 PM, Sean Keesler wrote:
>> When does a normal end user really have to find all forms of a type
>> everywhere?
>> Sean

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