Steve Souders

Steve Souders
Chief Performance Officer, Fastly

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Steve works at Google on web performance and open source initiatives. He previously served as Chief Performance Yahoo!. Steve is the author of High Performance Web Sites and Even Faster Web Sites. He is the creator of YSlow, one of the top 25 of 2 billion Firefox add-ons. He’s created many other performance tools and services including Cuzillion, Jdrop, ControlJS, and Browserscope. He serves as co-chair of Velocity, the web performance and operations conference from O’Reilly, and is co-founder of the Firebug Working Group. He taught CS193H: High Performance Web Sites at Stanford University.

Sessions

Grand Ballroom
Steve Souders (Fastly), John Allspaw (Etsy)
Program Chairs, John Allspaw and Steve Souders, open the first day of keynotes. Read more.
Web Performance, Grand Ballroom East
Steve Souders (Fastly)
Average rating: ****.
(4.13, 15 ratings)
Wouldn't it be great if your browser anticipated what you wanted before you asked for it? Web pages could arrive before you finished typing the URL. Science fiction? Not at all. This talk uncovers several techniques available to browsers and web developers today to move us closer to an instantaneous web experience. Read more.
Grand Ballroom
John Allspaw (Etsy), Steve Souders (Fastly)
Program Chairs, John Allspaw and Steve Souders, open the second day of keynotes. Read more.
Sutton North
Steve Souders (Fastly), John Allspaw (Etsy)
Program Chairs, John Allspaw and Steve Souders round up the conference with a recap. Read more.

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