Realistically how many visitors can my site handle? Do I have peak times where page-load times are problematic? If you're unable to answer these question, this session will shed some light on the potential performance of your application and give you tools to diagnose and boost the FRONT-END performance.

Here are some things that we will touch on and discuss: Symptoms to look out for Benchmarking Techniques Tools available to diagnose issues; Improving client download and rendering performance; Basic DB optimization. While we will come prepared with slides and tips and tricks we have learned over the years, we would like to encourage community discussion. Come prepared with hints, tips and findings, as well as questions.