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Akamai at Velocity New York and WebPerfDays

While some of you are attending and enjoying the Edge conference, some of us are preparing for other great Web Performance conferences where you can listen and meet some of the members of the Akamai's Advance Solutions Group.

Velocity NYC

Colin Bendell will be speaking at Velocity NYC on the topic "Performance Impacts of i18n, l10n and m18n" on Wednesday, October 16, 2013.  If you are planning to expand your target demographic by adding multiple language support, multiple currency support or other locale specific functionality, you won't want to miss this presentation.  Colin will be sharing his insights about scaling your site while maintaining high page performance and cache hit rates, and exploring how to govern the complex business rules that comes with internationalization and localization.  Check back later for Colin's post conference post.  


David Sztykman will be speaking at WebPerfDays on "How to scale large live events to millions of end users" on Thursday, October 17, 2013.  This ignite session will cover key points to make your next streaming event successful.  He will talk about the site surrounding the stream and how it affects the live event.  As a follow up, David will be presenting on the topic with more details during the upcoming November Meetup event.

Advance Solutions Group

The Advance Solutions Group (ASG) helps Akamai customers meet their critical business goals and complex technological challenges by providing Akamai innovation, thought leadership and education.  ASG services include :

  • Architecture Design: Identify and translate advanced requirements into creative out-of-the-box cloud solutions.
  • Assessment Services: Value-add consulting to provide customers with expertise and best practices in the areas of user experience, infrastructure reliability and security.
  • Education Services: Hands-on, in-depth training for customers to make them more self-reliant and increase their Akamai ROI.

We hope to see you at our next Meetup event and enjoy Conferencetober!

Manuel Alvarez is Enterprise Architect at Akamai