Patrick Meenan

Patrick Meenan
Software Engineer, Facebook

Website | @PatMeenan

Patrick Meenan created WebPagetest while at AOL and now works at Google with a team that is working to make the web faster. He has been working on optimizing low-level networking performance for various applications (among other responsibilities) over the last 15 years.


Web Performance
Location: Park Suite Level: Intermediate
Joshua Marantz (Google), Bryan McQuade (Google), Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 5 ratings)
During this session, we will analyze web sites suggested by the audience using PageSpeed Insights, the new PageSpeed Critical Path Explorer, and Chrome Developer Tools. We’ll find the bottlenecks and see how much faster we can make the sites using mod_pagespeed, PageSpeed Service, and the Google Analytics Site Speed report. Read more.
Web Performance
Location: Park Suite
Steve Souders (SpeedCurve), Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
Average rating: ***..
(3.80, 5 ratings)
Join Steve and Past as they show how to quickly identify the common bottlenecks in today's popular websites. This tutorial combines techniques for website performance analysis with a survey of the latest web performance tools. In addition to page load time the goal of progressive rendering is covered, as well as the role of automated performance optimization tools. Read more.
Location: King's Suite Level: Non-technical
Patrick Meenan (Facebook), Steve Souders (SpeedCurve)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
Thursday Lightning Demos Read more.
Web Performance
Location: King's Suite Level: Intermediate
Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
The number of scripts from 3rd-party providers on websites is growing rapidly. Do you know what your dependencies are and what will happen to your site if any of them go down? Come find out how to identify the issues and techniques for mitigating them. Read more.
Office Hour
Location: Sponsor Pavilion (Table B) Level: Non-technical
Patrick Meenan (Facebook), Joshua Marantz (Google)
Patrick Meenan, Member of Technical Staff, Google Read more.


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