Stronger and Faster

John Allspaw (Etsy), Steve Souders (SpeedCurve)
Operations, Web Performance Mission City Ballroom
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Program Chairs, Steve Souders and John Allspaw

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John Allspaw

Etsy

John Allspaw has worked in systems operations for over 14 years in biotech, government, and online media. He started out tuning parallel clusters running vehicle crash simulations for the U.S. government, and then moved on to the Internet in 1997. He built the backing infrastructures at Salon, InfoWorld, Friendster, and Flickr. He is now VP of Tech Operations at Etsy, and is the author of The Art of Capacity Planning published by O’Reilly.

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Steve Souders

SpeedCurve

Steve works at SpeedCurve on the interplay between performance and design. He previously served as Google’s Head Performance Engineer, Chief Performance Yahoo!, and Chief Performance Officer at Fastly. Steve has pioneered much of the work in the world of web performance. He is the author of High Performance Web Sites and Even Faster Web Sites. He is the creator of many performance tools and services including YSlow, the HTTP Archive, Episodes, ControlJS, and Browserscope. Steve taught CS193H: High Performance Web Sites at Stanford and serves as co-chair of Velocity, the web performance and operations conference from O’Reilly.

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Ben Thompson
10/08/2012 11:04pm PDT

Yslow by steve is a wonderful tool . Its statistics and performance analysis helped me to create better pages.

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