Spotlight: Web Performance

2019-03-23 00:00:00 2019-03-24 00:00:00 America/Toronto Spotlight: Web Performance Web performance has come a long way. From how we once defined what web performance was, to the actual tools that we also once used to make said measurements. But this dark art has moved into the spotlight, as the near ubiquitous use of frameworks,… Toronto FITC Toronto



A new web stack has emerged. A stack powered by modern browsers, API economy and Git based workflows. A stack that is not tied to specific technologies. A stack that takes into account both developer experience while building the application, and user experience when interacting with the application. A stack that delivers better performance, higher security, and lower cost of scaling for web applications.

In this talk, Bhavana will dive more into the architecture and best practices for building performant web applications using the JAMstack


Educate the audience about the JAMstack and why it powers performant sites

Target Audience

Web stakeholders who want fast, secure and performant websites

Assumed Audience Knowledge

Built a website/interacted with sites

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. What is the JAMstack
  2. The ecosystem around the JAMstack
  3. How to improve the performance of your site built on the JAMstack
  4. Example sites built on this architecture
  5. Resources and best practices