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Christmas Eve and I was invited into the studio for a live cross to discuss website performance of the top retail stores.
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After Friday’s massive Dyn attack, what should Australians do?
“While not as severe as the US, Australian sites were definitely experiencing performance problems as a result of the DDoS attacks. We can see that the average DNS connect time spiked to about 8 seconds, when normally it would average 3 milliseconds.”READ
How long will you wait for a shopping website to load?
“It’s mainly because of all the third-party connections to Google, Facebook and Twitter,” says Dave Anderson, the tech firm’s vice president of marketing. “These, and chat functionality, are slowing things down, particularly for Australian sites.”READ
IoT could become a “major burden”, execs fear
“Businesses across every industry are eagerly exploring IoT’s potential to engage new markets, drive new revenue and create stronger competitive advantage,” said Dave Anderson, digital performance expert at Dynatrace.READ
WhatsApp back up after global outage
“One in seven people on the planet use the application and expect it to be constantly updated with new features and always performing perfectly. So, when the chat service crashed for UK users yesterday, the company has endured widespread, public criticism.”READ