Hotmail's Performance Tuning Best Practices

Location: Salon A-D Level: Intermediate
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How does Hotmail balance between the demands of a rich UI that is also performant? This presentation covers the lessons learnt, how to measure performance, and the trade-offs between Web 1.0 and Web 2.0.

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Aladdin Nassar

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Aladdin Nassar is the Client Performance Champion for Hotmail. His prime job is to make sure Hotmail’s 500+ Million users get their best, most performant user experience from around the world. He received his Masters & Ph.D. from Stanford. He is an authority on large-scale Client-Side Performance Tuning, Instrumentation & Monitoring. He also specializes in Location Based Services and Risk Management. He prides himself on versatility and multi-disciplinary subject matter expertise. Prior to joining Microsoft, he consulted for Senior Executives at Verizon, Chase Manhattan and leading Financial Institutions.

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