Tracking Real World Web Performance

How fast is your site? Learn about RUM (Real User Monitoring), Synthetic Testing, Performance Budgets and more to find out!
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How fast is your site? Learn about RUM (Real User Monitoring), Synthetic Testing, Performance Budgets and more to find out!
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Study upon study confirms that web performance has a direct correlation to revenue, operating costs, and search engine ranking. With this in mind, we all want our applications to be faster, but how do we know what bottlenecks to focus on? This course will cover how to leverage various browser APIs to capture your application's live performance data, understand what the metrics mean, and focus on the ones you should really care about. Along the way you'll learn how to monitor real users, understand when to use synthetic testing tools, and automate performance tracking.
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Study upon study confirms that web performance has a direct correlation to revenue, operating costs, and search engine ranking. With this in mind, we all want our applications to be faster, but how do we know what bottlenecks to focus on? This course will cover how to leverage various browser APIs to capture your application's live performance data, understand what the metrics mean, and focus on the ones you should really care about. Along the way you'll learn how to monitor real users, understand when to use synthetic testing tools, and automate performance tracking.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Rating
(110)
Duration
1h 37m
Updated
15 May 2015
Course authors

Nik Molnar is a Microsoft MVP and co-founder of Glimpse, an open source diagnostics and debugging tool.

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