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Barbara Bermes

Barbara Bermes
Performance Advocate & Product Manager, API, OANDA

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Barbara oversees the development of OANDA’s next-generation APIs. She acts as the internal and external evangelist for the API product suite as well as OANDA’s developer community. Prior to joining OANDA, Barbara worked as senior architect and performance advocate at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) where she focused on mobile web development and performance optimization. She holds a BSc from the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences.

Barbara is an international speaker, a contributor of jsmanners and the organizer of the Toronto Web Performance Meetup Group.


Barbara Bermes (OANDA)
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(4.31, 16 ratings)
Many websites include widgets such as ads, social plugins, or analytics controlled by third party providers. This talk will present best practices & tools on how to sandbox these scripts & measure their performance. After this session, the audience will be equipped to ask the right questions when choosing third party providers, and be armed with guidelines on how to integrate these snippets best. Read more.
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Table 1 (Sponsor Pavilion)
Barbara Bermes (OANDA)
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(4.00, 1 rating)
Join Barbara for a frank discussion about taming third-party monsters. She’ll also answer your questions about third-party scripts, and discuss how to make them faster, more stable, secure, and reliable. Tell her about your own experiences and get some ideas for dealing with them. Read more.