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BDE’s polymorphic allocator design accepted for C++ 2014 Technical Specification!

The polymorphic memory allocator design used in Bloomberg’s Basic Standard Library has been battle-tested in Bloomberg’s production code and has been shown to provide significant performance improvements in a number of real-world programming scenarios. In early 2013, a proposal documenting this design was submitted to the C++ Standards Committee for consideration to be included in…