Performance Impact: How Web Speed Affects Online Business KPIs

Hooman Beheshti (Strangeloop Networks)
9:05am–9:35am Tuesday, 12/08/2009
Location: Online Level:

Today’s businesses rely on high-performing
Web applications for commerce, collaboration and communication. How do
poorly performing Web applications impact the bottom line of these
businesses? How do incremental improvements in Web performance affect
revenues? In this session Hooman Beheshti will look at the impact of Web
performance on the key performance indicators that drive various kinds
of Web businesses. Using empirical data gathered from real websites,
Hooman will demonstrate the link between web performance and the bottom

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Hooman Beheshti

Strangeloop Networks

With over 15 years of experience working in the networking technology realm, Hooman is well versed in load balancing, application acceleration, and content delivery networks. He previously served as the VP of Technology for Crescendo networks and the CTO for Radware Inc., where his insights and technical expertise helped bring innovative, award winning networking products to market. A pioneer in the application acceleration space, he helped design one of the original load balancers while at Radware. Hooman’s experience ranges from defining and driving the development for load balancing, web acceleration, and application delivery products, to leading the technical evangelism initiatives behind them. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California Irvine.