Tuesday July 5, 2011
The change is partially motivated by oft-cited advantages of the JVM, such as performance and scalability, but is also driven by a desire for better encapsulation of individual services, and other architectural concerns.
Sunday July 3, 2011
Interesting notes on the internal structure and numbers.
Thursday May 5, 2011
A possible replacement for Boomerang (the Y! performance tool), which would be a win as we already load GA JS.
Friday April 1, 2011
The HTTP Archive provides a permanent repository of web performance information such as size of pages, failed requests, and technologies utilized. This performance information allows us to see trends in how the Web is built and provides a common data set from which to conduct web performance research.
Sunday March 27, 2011
A 20 minute talk I gave as part of the "Code as Craft: Moving Fast at Scale" Etsy micro-conference
Saturday March 19, 2011
This track provides the developers and code ninjas tasked with improving latency and building scalable web sites that deliver content, streaming media, and more on multiple platforms.
Monday March 14, 2011
Relevant to my interests due diligence on browser behaviour when loading CSS background images.
Tuesday March 8, 2011
How Pinboard handled the traffic burst when Delicious got "sunset'd"
Friday May 7, 2010
Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at the Design It, Build It conference in Newcastle, where I...