Steve Souders

Steve Souders
Chief Curver, SpeedCurve

Website | @souders

Steve Souders is chief curver at SpeedCurve, where he works on the interplay between performance and design. Steve previously served as Google’s head performance engineer, Yahoo’s chief performance officer, and Fastly’s chief performance officer. Steve pioneered much of the work in the world of web performance. He is the author of High Performance Web Sites and Even Faster Web Sites as well as the creator of many performance tools and services including YSlow, HTTP Archive, Episodes, ControlJS, and Browserscope. Steve taught CS193H: High Performance Web Sites at Stanford and serves as cochair of Velocity, the web performance and operations conference from O’Reilly.


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
Steve Souders (SpeedCurve), John Allspaw (Adaptive Capacity Labs)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 6 ratings)
Steve Souders and John Allspaw, the Velocity Europe Program Chairs, welcome you to the first day of keynotes. Read more.
Location: King's Suite Level: Non-technical
John Allspaw (Adaptive Capacity Labs), Steve Souders (SpeedCurve)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
Velocity Europe Program Chairs, John Allspaw and Steve Souders, welcome you to the second day of keynotes. 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.


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