Build resilient systems at scale
October 12–14, 2015 • New York, NY
Ilya Grigorik

Ilya Grigorik
Internet Plumber, Google

Website | @igrigorik

Ilya Grigorik is a web performance engineer at Google, cochair of the W3C Web Performance Working Group, and author of High Performance Browser Networking (O’Reilly). In short, he’s an Internet plumber.


2:10pm–2:50pm Tuesday, 10/13/2015
Location: Regent Parlor
Ilya Grigorik (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.58, 24 ratings)
ServiceWorker is a programmable client-side proxy that enables you to intercept and interact with all outgoing requests: forward them, rewrite them, synthesize responses, serve from cache, and much more. The point being, you're in full control and it's all available in your browser... today! In this talk we'll cover the architecture, use cases, and best practices to get you up and running. Read more.
4:35pm–5:15pm Tuesday, 10/13/2015
Location: Nassau Suite
Tim Kadlec (Independent), Ilya Grigorik (Google), Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
Average rating: ***..
(3.88, 8 ratings)
We're trying something new this year in New York. We've had a lot of interesting announcements recently, and we're picking one of them for a (friendly) debate. Google just announced AMP, or Accelerated Mobile Pages. Some say it's a performance win for everyone, others feel it's a slightly different take on the "walled garden" that is counter to a vision of an open web. Let the debate begin! Read more.
10:30am–10:40am Wednesday, 10/14/2015
Location: Grand Ballroom
Ilya Grigorik (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.31, 36 ratings)
Websites are optimized for ease of use, discoverability, and sharing - you're one URL away with no upfront installs. However, these same sites are now also capable of earning new capabilities: offline, background tasks, notifications, storage, homescreen integration, and more. In effect, they progressively earn "app capabilities" as, and when, needed; they are progressive web apps. Read more.

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