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Tobias Baldauf

Tobias Baldauf
Senior Web Performance Solutions Architect, Akamai Technologies

Website | @tbaldauf

Tobias Baldauf is a web performance solutions architect and passionate consultant at Akamai Technologies. He created open source web performance measurement tools, ISO certified interfaces as well as a JPEG compressor. He gives talks on web performance and organizes the Cologne Web Performance meetup.


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Location: Table A (Banquet Hall)
Tobias Baldauf (Akamai Technologies)
Stop in and chat with Tobias about web performance measurement. He's happy to talk with you about image optimization & saliency detection, frontend performance best practices, and the Akamai Intelligent Platform & CDN offerings. Read more.
Location: 124/125 Level: Intermediate
Tobias Baldauf (Akamai Technologies)
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(4.60, 10 ratings)
Image assets are a major impediment to page load times. Best practices for common image compression have been evangelized. To further reduce image bytesize, we have to get creative: discover how to apply lossy compression to lossless formats, automatically detect good compression levels and learn how disciplines like computer vision and machine learning can help us to improve image compression. Read more.