PageSpeed Site Acceleration

Joshua Marantz (Google), Bryan McQuade (Google), Patrick Meenan (Google)
Web Performance
Location: Park Suite
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Do you wonder if your website could be faster? Have you longed to have a performance guru give you pointers on how to improve your site? Would you like to reduce latency for your users but unsure what needs to be done? Confused about which optimizations provide the greatest bang-for-the-buck? Then this workshop is for you.

Bring your website to this session where some of the leading proponents of web optimization and measurement will provide practical, step-by-step help on ways to improve the performance of your site. A handful of select sites will be showcased with each site being worked on by the facilitators and the audience. Along the way we’ll learn how to apply the PageSpeed tools to a variety of sites.

If you are interested in understanding the details of website optimization and participating in a workshop aimed at improving site performance, please attend. If you’d like to have your site be used in the workshop, please provide the site URL and a note on any performance improvements you have tried on this form.

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Joshua Marantz

Google

Joshua Marantz is a software engineer at Google, where he is tech-lead of mod_pagespeed, a project to build an open-source Apache module for automatically improving website latency and reducing bandwidth consumption by rewriting HTML, CSS, Javascript, and Images. At Google he has also worked on latency improvements in web caching infrastructure and scalable social networking. Prior to Google, Josh spent 20 years in the Electronic Design Automation industry, much of it working on accelerated functional simulation. He holds BS and MS degrees from MIT, in Computer Science and Engineering, and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

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Bryan McQuade

Google

During Bryan’s time at Google, he has contributed to various projects that make the web faster, including Shared Dictionary Compression over HTTP, optimizing web servers to better utilize HTTP, and most recently, the Page Speed web performance tool. Prior to working on web performance, Bryan was the first full time engineer on the Google TV Ads team, where he helped to build some of Google’s TV ad auction and video management systems.

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Patrick Meenan

Google

Patrick Meenan created WebPagetest while at AOL and now works at Google with a team that is working to make the web faster. He has been working on optimizing low-level networking performance for various applications (among other responsibilities) over the last 15 years.

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