New case study: Cromwell Business Systems

We’re very grateful to Cromwell Business Systems, who were kind enough to share their experience of load testing with NCC Group last year.

It’s a great success story and a good example of how meticulous planning makes all the difference. In particular, Cromwell left themselves plenty of time to test, make adjustments to the platform, and retest.
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Top ten image optimisation tips no. 10: keep an eye on the future

Web pages tend to be image heavy these days, often sporting product galleries and whole-page background images. New, high-resolution displays also now support higher quality imagery than ever before.

As a result, images are increasingly the performance bottleneck. Not necessarily because their optimisation is overlooked more often than other best practices, but because failing to optimise them can have a disproportionate impact on performance.
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