General Meeting: Building High Performance Applications in SharePoint
Speed of response is critical to web application success, it applies to internal and internet facing SharePoint sites. Amazon found that a 100ms increase in page response time led to a 1% drop in sales (Kohavi and Longbotham2007). When the homepage of Google Maps was reduced from 100KB to 70-80KB, traffic went up 10% in the first week, and an additional 25% in the following three weeks (Farber 2006). What is high performance and why is it important? How do you test performance? What impacts performance? How do you reduce server load? How to reduce page payload and requests to the server? high availability?