Download the Dummies Guide on Internet Performance

We get it - all this talk about Internet infrastructure, cloud infrastructure optimization and Internet Performance can be overwhelming. To help untangle the “web” of confusion, we partnered with the pioneers of making the confusing simple, Wiley, to create the Internet Performance for Dummies guide.

Here’s a peek under the cover:

  • Implementing an Internet Performance approach for availability, speed, revenue and more
  • The customer experience and why the performance of your website is a significant factor
  • Business advantages to cloud Internet infrastructure and Internet Performance

If you want to make the Internet your competitive business edge, this is the guide

for you!

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Download O'Reilly's Latest Report:

Performance Optimizations in a Cloud-Centric World

In this O'Reilly report, author Andy Still points out performance risks associated with connectivity, data centers, third-party SaaS tools, as well as content delivery networks (CDNs) and other cloud-based systems. You’ll then learn several methods to help you identify and mitigate these risks.

Download this report to learn:

  • Embrace the cloud: the advantages of using these systems outweigh the disadvantages
  • Understand the nature of cloud services you intend to use
  • Closely monitor system elements that you don’t control, with Real User Monitoring (RUM) and other tools
  • Use a CDN and cache data as close to users as possible
  • Retain an independent DNS provider, and use different cloud providers or CDNs for different segments of your audience
  • Architect your systems to gracefully handle potential cloud service failures

Andy Still has worked in the web industry since 1998, leading development on some of the highest-traffic sites in the UK. He co-founded Intechnica, a vendor-independent IT performance consultancy, to focus on helping companies improve performance on their IT systems, particularly websites. He is also the creator of TrafficDefender, a cloud-based traffic-management tool. Andy is one of the organizers of the Web Performance Group North UK and Amazon Web Services NW UK User Group.