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Optimizing the Performance in Web Browsers Through Data Compression: A Study

  • S. Aswini
  • G. ShanmugaSundaram
  • P. Iyappan
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 44)

Abstract

Web browsers are used on daily basis, where web compression plays an important role in compressing the web pages content and thereby, providing the users in launching the pages much faster. The study is carried out with the concept of web compression and its existing techniques. Outcome of the study on existing research contributions would present the various challenges in web compression. Other problem issues related to this work are discussed and it will be taken further in the future works.

Keywords

Web performance Data compression Web browsers Web caching Web compression 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College (Affiliated to Pondicherry University)PuducherryIndia

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