Office Hour with Andy Davies and Tobias Baldauf

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- Methods for measuring the performance of a page / site and pros/cons of each

- Options for optimising web performance, which give the best return on investment, which come with gotchas

- How new and changing standards are going to impact the way we optimise sites in the future

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Andy Davies

NCC Group

Andy is a freelance consultant who specializes in web performance, helping companies to measure and improve the performance of their sites. He also speaks at conferences and runs workshops to help developers understand what techniques can be used to improve performance.

He recently wrote the “The Pocket Guide to Responsive Web Performance” for Five Simple Steps.

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Tobias Baldauf

Akamai Technologies

Tobias Baldauf is a web performance evangelist and consultant at Akamai, where he creates innovative web performance tools and new image optimization algorithms. He also speaks at conferences. He’s a proud dad, tries to be a mindful vegetarian, and loves making music. Find out more at


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