September 19–20, 2016: Training
September 20–22, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Boris Livshutz

Boris Livshutz
Senior Enterprise Architect, Akamai Technologies


Boris Livshutz has spent over two decades making enterprise applications run faster. Boris is an enterprise architect at Akamai working on improving the performance of some of the world’s largest websites. Previously, he ran the Center of Excellence at AppDynamics, where he developed best practices for using performance monitoring tools to improve the speed and reliability of large sites and helped them scale in the cloud. In his earlier years, Boris worked at startups and then at Oracle, building database and data warehousing products for enterprise customers.


2:25pm–3:05pm Wednesday, 09/21/2016
Performance for the people Design, UX optimization Grand Ballroom West Audience level: Beginner
Boris Livshutz (Akamai Technologies), Manuel Alvarez (Akamai Technologies)
Average rating: ****.
(4.43, 7 ratings)
Single-page app frameworks present performance and monitoring challenges: they are processing intensive, and monitoring tools do not accurately track UX, masking users' pains from performance teams. Boris Livshutz and Manuel Alvarez explore the importance of selecting the right framework, the power of isomorphic JavaScript, and how to use the User Timing specification. Read more.