Philip Tellis

Philip Tellis
Principal RUM Distiller, Akamai

Website | @bluesmoon

Philip Tellis is a geek who likes to make the computer do his work for him. As co-founder and CTO of LogNormal, he analyses the impact of various design decisions on web application performance, scalability and security. He is also the lead developer of “boomerang” — a JavaScript based web performance testing tool.

In his spare time, Philip enjoys cycling, reading, cooking and learning spoken languages.

Philip has spoken at several conferences in the past, including FOSS.IN, FREED.IN, Ubuntulive, Linux Symposium, PHP Quebec, ConFoo, FOSDEM, IPC, WebDU, Velocity and JSConf.


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Philip Tellis (Akamai)
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Web Performance, Mission City Ballroom B1
Philip Tellis (Akamai)
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While iframes have been the sandboxing method of choice by security folks, they haven't always had a good reputation for web performance. In this talk, we'll look at two techniques that use iframes to boost performance. The first is a method to load third party scripts without blocking the onload event, and the second makes updating far-future expiring content a cinch. Read more.


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