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More From Velocity: Picking the Right Data Visualization

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More From Velocity: Picking the Right Data Visualization

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Curator's Note: The content of this article was written by David Spark over at the New Relic blog. 

Each way you display your web performance data tells a completely different story. And before you can determine what to optimize, you need to find the right view.

In the presentation Choose Your Weapon: A Survey For Different Visualizations Of Performance Data at Velocity 2013, New Relic’s Bill Kayserand Patrick Lightbody debated the different ways to visualize web performance metrics and how to get insight from each of those views. We caught up with Patrick after the session to see if he had any more tips for us. This is what he had to say:

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