VP Technology, Strangeloop Networks
With over 15 years of experience working in the networking technology realm, Hooman's experience ranges from defining and driving the development for load balancing, web acceleration, and application delivery products, to leading the technical evangelism initiatives behind them. He previously served as the VP of Technology for Crescendo Networks and the CTO for Radware Inc., where his insights and technical expertise helped bring innovative, award-winning networking products to market. A pioneer in the application acceleration space, he helped design one of the original load balancers while at Radware. Hooman holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California Irvine.
One approach to performance is to accelerate the network; another is to optimize the application by reducing how much the network is needed and pushing content out towards the user. In this session, Hooman Beheshti reveals how technologies like Front-End Optimization and Content Delivery Networks work alongside the rest of the cloud computing stack to improve performance and increase user productivity.