High Performance Browser Networking | Books | Networking Performance
High-Performance Browser Networking will be of interest to anyone interested in optimizing the delivery and performance of applications, and more generally, curious minds that are not satisfied with a simple checklist but want to know how the browser and the underlying protocols actually work under the hood. The “how” and the “why” go hand in hand: it covers the practical advice about configuration and architecture, and also explores the trade-offs and the underlying reasons for each optimization.
“Good developers know how things work. Great developers know why things work.”
Ilya Grigorik is a web performance engineer and developer advocate on the Make The Web Fast team at Google, where he spends his days and nights on making the web fast and driving adoption of performance best practices.