Schedule: Mobile Performance sessions

Listed below are the preliminary Mobile Performance sessions and workshops confirmed to date. Additional sessions will be added as they are confirmed. Schedule subject to change.

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Mission City
Ariya Hidayat (Sencha)
Average rating: ***..
(3.29, 14 ratings)
While many developers use proven best practices to ensure that the performance of web applications is acceptable, further tuning and tweaking are useless without real measurement data. A wide range of analysis tools are available for major desktop browsers, however the situation is different on the mobile space as there is very little instrumentation possibilities. Read more.
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Mission City
Max Firtman (ITMaster Professional Training)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 20 ratings)
Mobile Web is here. Smartphones and Tablets are here. Does typical WPO techniques still apply on mobile browsers? How can we measure performance on mobile browsers? How accurate are the solutions available? In this session, we will discuss one of the most important topics in WPO during 2011: Mobile Web. Read more.
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Ballroom ABCD
Dylan Schiemann (SitePen, Inc.), Kris Zyp (SitePen, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.25, 4 ratings)
Learn about the exciting new WebSockets API and how it can make your real-time web application really fast. We'll explore solutions built on top of Node.js with a focus on how to remove barriers of complexity and scalability, and a variety of Comet-related topics. Read more.
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Ballroom ABCD
Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 6 ratings)
It's a myth that the web stack is incapable of performing well, but writing fast applications with a lot of logic on the client-side can be a lot like walking through a minefield. For the past five years, SproutCore has been carefully identifying and defusing these land-mines for high-profile, large-scale applications. Learn about some of these techniques, and how you might apply them to you apps. Read more.
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Ballroom ABCD
Rajiv Vijayakumar (Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 9 ratings)
An in-depth look at two critical factors affecting mobile Web browser performance: first how to optimize browser performance on 3G/4G mobile networks, including managing higher latencies and the cost of bringing radio connections up and down; second looking at mobile browser software architecture for Android, including reduced cache sizes, and support for parallel connections and pipelining. Read more.
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Ballroom ABCD
Josh Fraser (Torbit)
Average rating: **...
(2.62, 8 ratings)
In this talk, Josh Fraser (CEO of web performance company, Torbit) will discuss some of the tricks for optimizing a mobile website for performance. As we all know, performance on mobile is painfully slow. This talk will look at the differences between devices and how to do mobile testing. We will discuss resizing images, lazy loading, preloading, and knowing when to inline or outline css. Read more.
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Ballroom ABCD
Mike Weider (Blaze)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 2 ratings)
In this presentation we’ll share our research comparing mobile browsing of the top 500 websites from the three leading smartphone platforms. We’ll show which was faster when, compare devices and networks, and give some advice on building fast mobile web applications. We’ll also share a free mobile browsing assessment tool to use on your own site. Read more.
  • Keynote Systems
  • Cisco
  • Google
  • Neustar
  • Betfair
  • Cotendo
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Akamai
  • Apica
  • dynaTrace
  • Equinix
  • Facebook
  • New Relic
  • Opscode
  • Yahoo! Inc.
  • AppDynamics
  • Aptimize
  • Blaze
  • CDNetworks
  • Cedexis
  • Citrix Systems
  • Compuware Corporation
  • Dyn Inc.
  • F5 Networks
  • Heroku
  • Percona
  • Quest Software
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • SiteSpect
  • Splunk
  • Strangeloop
  • WatchMouse
  • Zeus Technology
  • Neustar

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