Mark Jennings
Technical Operations Manager, Lonely Planet

Mark Jennings started with the Digital team at Lonely Planet in 2008 during their last large website relaunch. Mark came to London as part of setting up a new Online team in London a little over 12 months ago. As Technical Operations Manager, Mark leads leads the Lonely Planet Online DevOps team and has been driving for metrics driven engineering since attending Velocity Conference in June 2011.


Web Performance
Location: King's Suite Level: Intermediate
Mark Jennings (Lonely Planet), Dave Nolan (Lonely Planet)
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‘Screamingly fast’ is now a requirement for all projects on We'd like to share the challenges we faced in getting here, the steps we've taken to achieve 'screamingly fast' and how we're using real-time metrics to maintain performance while deploying to production many times per day. Read more.


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