Guy Podjarny

Quantifying The Mobile Difference

Date: This event took place live on September 04 2012

Presented by: Guy Podjarny

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Mobile is different. Gaps in the networks, hardware and software used separates the mobile world from the desktop world. But for web performance, these differences are NOT equally important. In this webcast presentation, we'll dig into these differences with real numbers, helping us focus on the ones that really matter for performance.

We'll review:

  • old and new data
  • where the mobile difference comes into play
  • some myths
  • conclusions and takeaways for what you can do about it

About Guy Podjarmy

Guy Podjarny, or Guypo, is a Chief Product Architect at Akamai. Guy works on Automated Front-End Optimization, and was the co-founder and CTO of, later acquired by Akamai. Guy has been in the web application field for over a decade, moving from Web Application Security to Web Application Performance, but keeping his focus on deep analysis of web pages. Guy is also a self admitted efficiency fanatic, looking to extract the most out of everything, from a packed suitcase to a complex web 2.0 app.