Build resilient systems at scale
May 27–29, 2015 • Santa Clara, CA
Patrick Meenan

Patrick Meenan
Software Engineer, Facebook

Website | @PatMeenan

Patrick Meenan has been working on web performance in one form or another for the last 15 years, and is currently working at Google on Chrome performance and to make the web faster. He created the popular open-source WebPageTest web performance measurement tool, runs the free instance of it at, and can frequently be found in the forums helping site owners understand and improve their website performance.


9:00am–10:30am Wednesday, 05/27/2015
Location: Ballroom CD
Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
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Service workers provide a fully programmable in-browser proxy which presents a fairly open slate for doing all kinds of things. Here we will explore practical applications (with real examples) for preventing third-party SPOFs, improving performance, and getting more control over your user's experience interacting with your site. All with effectively no changes to the pages themselves. Read more.