Build resilient systems at scale
October 12–14, 2015 • New York, NY
Kent Alstad

Kent Alstad
V.P. Acceleration, Radware Canada

Website | @kentalstad

Kent Alstad is the VP Acceleration technologies at Radware in Vancouver, Canada. Before working at Radware Kent was instrumental in authoring all of Strangeloop’s issued and pending patents. Before helping create Strangeloop, he served as CTO at IronPoint Technology. Kent also founded Eclipse Software, a Microsoft Certified Solution Provider, which he sold to Discovery Software in 2001. In more than 20 years of professional development experience, Kent has served as architect and lead developer for successful production solutions with The Active Network, ADP, Lucent, Microsoft, and NCS. “Port View,” an application Kent architected for the Port of Vancouver, was honoured as “Best Administrative System” at the 1996 Windows World Open Competition.

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2:10pm–2:50pm Wednesday, 10/14/2015
Location: Gramercy
Kent Alstad (Radware Canada)
Average rating: ****.
(4.21, 14 ratings)
We wanted to know whether a faster page load is always better, or whether a page that draws with higher processing fluency will result in increased user engagement. This session presents the results of our study, comparing how user engagement is affected by various performance improvements. See how our experiments on how humans digest web pages can improve your website’s user engagement. Read more.

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