What: This NCAGTUG is featuring a technical presentation on “Making the web faster” by Patrick Meenan from Google Technical Team based in Reston. You don't want not miss the unique technical discussion!
Location: OPower HQ – 1515 North Courthouse Road, on the 6th floor, in Arlington- right off the Orange Line of the DC Metro (Courthouse Stop)
Speaker: Patrick Meenan, Member of Technical Staff, Google
Patrick created WebPagetest while at AOL and now works at Google with a team that is working to make the web faster. He has been working on optimizing low-level networking performance for various applications (among other responsibilities) over the last 15 years.
Patrick will cover web performance from the network up to the browser front-end and will include (and not necessarily in this order):
- Front-end vs back-end web performance
- TCP improvements in linux[masked]
- Chrome prefetch
- Page Speed
- Navigation Timing spec (Most important)
Parking: Plenty of parking in the garage behind or free parking around the building.
After Party!: Ireland’s Four Courts is across the street!
Sponsors: Please contact us (contact at nca-gtug.org) for sponsoring this event.
Venue is sponsored by OPower
Pizza/Drinks - Sponsored by EAi Technologies