Apache 2 is about 6 times faster than the Ada Web Server application in this simple benchmark context, that consists of retrieving a 100 bytes static file in a configuration that is more suitable to the Ada Web Server application. While Apache 2 is still 2.4 times faster than AdaLabs enhanced version of Ada Web Server using this benchmark, there is still a lot of enhancements to be achieved in Ada Web Server
Thursday 22 September 2016
By David on Thursday 22 September 2016, 08:15 - Community
Sunday 1 May 2016
By David on Sunday 1 May 2016, 21:12 - Company
I had the pleasure to participate to The Turbine Inspire 2016 Program in March.
It was exactly what was needed for AdaLabs reloaded ! thanks to the passionate Turbine team, inspiring STING coaches, talented speakers and motivated participants !
Hello world, Mauritius is finally getting on track ...
About The Turbine
The Turbine is an incubator and start-up accelerator based in Mauritius
Wednesday 23 March 2016
By David on Wednesday 23 March 2016, 16:56 - Company
Tuesday 1 September 2015
By David on Tuesday 1 September 2015, 06:10 - Community
Dear graphic designers,
Opencracy.org 'a revolutionary citizen-oriented open-governance platform' is an Open Source initiative that will be launched soon. As an Open Source, Non-Profit project, we are looking support concerning the following:
A. Project Logo Design
D. Two 30 seconds animated video to explain the project, 'à la moovly '
We launched a Logo Design contest on designcrowd , and we wish to invite anyone interested to participate through this platform. We are now aware that this platform is may be not the preferred one of all designers, apologize as we were not aware of any potential concerns, and already activated the guaranteed payment for this job.
Do not hesitate to get in touch with us if you are willing to participate in the project (i.e for step A. using designcrowd, or steps B. to D. by getting in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org)
Do not hesitate to spread the word to anyone that could be interested supporting such an initiative
 http://jobs.designcrowd.com/job.aspx?id=942013 (account required @designcrowd)
Wednesday 6 May 2015
By David on Wednesday 6 May 2015, 08:22 - Company
We are now settled in our new office !
Thursday 26 March 2015
By David on Thursday 26 March 2015, 05:16 - Republic of Mauritius
Monday 15 December 2014
By David on Monday 15 December 2014, 07:10 - Company
AdaLabs founder David SAUVAGE received the AFRICA LEADERSHIP AWARD (Information & Communication Technology) conferred on Outstanding professionals who have the vision, flair, acumen and professionalism to demonstrate excellent leadership and management skills in an organisation, making changes and achieving results.
About AFRICA LEADERSHIP AWARDS
The Africa Leadership Awards is all about Achievers, Super Achievers and
Future Business Leaders. This glamorous event will attract the best of the best
from Africa. This event will highlight, recognize and reward their ability to
steer their businesses through turbulent times, applying the best of business
modules to manage and keep their missions afloat.
Over 20 categories recognize the achievements made by selected high profile corporate business leaders in Africa and honour their great contributions towards the country’s post-recession economic development. All these fine exemplary leaders will be mentioned of their impeccable leadership qualities deeming it fit into nation building
About David SAUVAGE
David Sauvage graduated from ESME Sudria
(French engineering school) in 2004. He started as a Software Engineer at
Thales, where he discovered the Ada Programming Language.
Working on tactical data link product lines, he then became an Agile Software Architect. In 2010, he founded AdaLabs Ltd (http://adalabs.com), a company specialized in Ada based technologies and services, located in Mauritius, also empowering Open Source and Sustainable Development.
David's vision is to bring AdaLabs as a Technology Creator & Innovation Leader, by mentoring Mauritian talents.
David built his expertise on embedded systems by working on the improvement of military level embedded systems, and then leading best Software Engineering practises on embedded product lines for civil security products.
As a Libre Software advocate, David has been given talks in International Software Engineering events :
- Paris (International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies - Ada-Europe, 2014)
- Berlin (International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies - Ada-Europe, 2013)
- Brussels (FOSDEM, 2012)
- Denver (ACM's Annual International Conference on Ada and Related Technologies, 2011)
- Strasbourg (RMLL, 2011)
Thursday 13 November 2014
By David on Thursday 13 November 2014, 20:38 - Republic of Mauritius
Doing Business 2015 Rank : 28 out of 189 economies,
by the World Bank. Doing Business 2015 data for Mauritius
Thursday 3 July 2014
By David on Thursday 3 July 2014, 22:25 - Community
Thursday 5 September 2013
The WEF Global Competitiveness Report 2013/2014 - Mauritius leads Africa in Competitiveness and is ranked 45th globally
By David on Thursday 5 September 2013, 07:38 - Republic of Mauritius
Mauritius overtakes South Africa to top Sub-Saharan economies in global competitiveness rankings
Wednesday 28 August 2013
By David on Wednesday 28 August 2013, 07:40 - Republic of Mauritius
Picture taken from the NASA Astronaut Karen Nyberg (@AstroKarenN) on the 2013/08/26
Friday 23 November 2012
By David on Friday 23 November 2012, 12:28 - Company
AdaLabs embedded systems design and production illustration.
By David on Friday 23 November 2012, 12:21 - Community
Friends of AdaLabs launch a sky lantern for Divali and may have the record of the highest Divali lantern in Mauritius
Sunday 30 September 2012
By David on Sunday 30 September 2012, 19:52 - Company
Participating to this artistic event was a great experience for us, and it is definitively the first of a long artistic series.
The art work uses a GTK/Ada double buffer for graphic rendering, and more than 1_000 autonomous entities evolving concurrently with some specific rules (one Ada task per entity).
Friday 3 August 2012
By David on Friday 3 August 2012, 07:45 - Community
Tuesday 27 March 2012
By David on Tuesday 27 March 2012, 14:52 - Community
On x86 platform, GNAT GPL is shipped with libgnalasup.a that contains the necessary stuff to be used by Interfaces.Fortran.BLAS (see the pragma Linker_Options in i-forbla.adb).
On x86_64 platform, this is not the case, and the user needs to setup this by himself. There is 2 ways of doing this:
Thursday 24 November 2011
By David on Thursday 24 November 2011, 08:52 - Republic of Mauritius
Bugdet analysis & summary by DBO
Wednesday 23 November 2011
By David on Wednesday 23 November 2011, 06:30 - Community
How Ada could help the GNU community, what Ada has to bring, and how Ada could help improving the GNU project.
Saturday 5 November 2011
By David on Saturday 5 November 2011, 08:38 - Republic of Mauritius
Doing Business 2012 Rank : 23 out of 183 economies,
by the World Bank.
Wednesday 27 July 2011
LSM 2011 AdaLabs presentation slides: How to make my business opensource & viable. Live, on the ground feedback.
By David on Wednesday 27 July 2011, 20:12 - Company
The Libre Software Meeting 2011, Strasbourg, France (9th to 14th July 2011) was a great occasion to meet some of the FLOSS community but also share with professionals who had chosen FLOSS business models.
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