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AJAX web applications bring a variety of rich user experiences to the web, but often those experiences require downloading a lot of code. The result is applications that are frustratingly slow to load and taxing to web servers.
Today we are announcing the availability of Doloto on MSDN DevLabs. Doloto is a tool that makes pages more responsive by decreasing the initial download size of complex AJAX web applications.
How it Works
Doloto is a standalone client-side tool. Its wizard guides you through the following three steps:
2. Profiling information is used to calculate code coverage and a clustering strategy. This determines which functions are stubbed out and which are not and groups functions into batches which are downloaded together, called clusters.
Show Me Some Results!
Download and try Doloto today, and share your thoughts and experiences on the project’s forum.