Embracing the Network – ColdFront, September 2015

276c149f793de9af4e98991ed52ff874?s=47 Patrick Hamann
September 03, 2015

Embracing the Network – ColdFront, September 2015

The network is intrinsically unreliable. More so, the network is out of your control as a developer. Therefore, we must design systems which embrace the unpredictability of the network and defend against it all costs. How can you prioritise the delivery of your core content? What best-practices can you use to optimise your assets? How can we design interfaces which adapt and respond to changing network conditions? And finally, how are new APIs such as ServiceWorker changing the way we think about the network?

During this talk Patrick will share his experiences delivering high-performance websites to millions of users over the past 3 years at The Guardian and Financial Times. Which – most importantly – are resilient to the network.


Patrick Hamann

September 03, 2015