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Office Hour with Dean Hume ( and Robin Osborne (Mailcloud)

Dean Hume (Settled), Robin Osborne (Otomotech)
Office Hours
Table 1 (Sponsor Pavilion)

If you deal with with ASP.NET, including ASP.NET websites in the cloud (Azure, EC2, Rackspace, etc.), and want to improve the performance of your sites, come talk to Dene and Robin about:

  • The basics of web performance, for those just starting out or going back to basics
  • Web performance in an ASP.NET environment
  • Web performance culture in the office —how to inspire all areas of our business to think about web performance and its affects on our customers
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Dean Hume


Dean Hume is the author of Fast ASP.Net Websites and is passionate about web performance.
He is also a full-time developer working in the trenches on front line web applications. He regularly writes articles based on software development on his blog at

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Robin Osborne


Robin Osborne is a freelance nerd, lover of shiny new tech and connecting solid, established tech for big wins. A lover of all things tech performance related, he’s fascinated by the various approaches teams take to improve their existing systems, or setting up new systems from scratch. When not plugging away with new technologies, he can be found training developers, pitching for conferences, and trying to write a book or two. Robin speaks, blogs, and writes at

When there’s a spare moment, he can be found teaching his daughters to code, cycling for fun and charity, and hunting down London’s best coffee – one café at a time.