More often approached as an afterthought, this primer will cover some essential ground on how to approach measuring website and web app performance, along with some quick wins, through to some more lower-level technical nuances with HTTP2, compression, and header management, and finally putting all our tools together to comprehensively and continuously keep a watchful eye on your performance metrics.
Topic will include ASP.NET and NodeJS samples, and slides & code will be made available on Github well in advance.
Benjamin Howarth is a freelance ASP.NET architect & senior developer, specialising in open-source content management systems. His experience in high-scale high-performance websites has been a strength over the past 5 years, working for Tesco, FIA Formula E, Universal Music Group, and Manchester Airport Group.
It will cover the process of moving a .NET app into a Windows container and also how we do continuous deployment. I’ll also talk about some of the problems we ran into, including a Microsoft networking bug that’s got a fix coming out in June’s patch Tuesday.
Colm Prunty is originally from Dublin, and has been living in London since 2011. He's been a .NET developer for seven years, after a stint in Japan trying to code C++ in a Japanese language Visual Studio 6. He's been at totaljobs for two years, and seems to have accidentally drifted somewhat into DevOps. He's online at http://colmprunty.com/ and on Twitter @ColmPrunty