2014/ Performance strategies for delivering web fonts at Wikipedia scale

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Wikipedia supports almost 300 languages for its multilingual content communities. As mixed script web pages become pervasive and non-Latin language content grows exponentially, a breakthrough technology of delivering webfonts on demand has been deployed across 900 Wikimedia sites. This talk discusses user benefits derived from this technological advance as well some of the performance and scalability improvements made to deliver fonts at Wikipedia scale.

Speaker: Alolita Sharma

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delivered at 1645 24 jun 2014 in room B304 to 8 people

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