Size and Contents of Ascend JavaScript file


The Ascend JavaScript file is downloaded in parallel with other CSS and JavaScript files on your website. 

This download occurs from CloudFront -- our global content delivery network (CDN), which includes over 40 edge locations -- and on average, takes only 150ms and can be monitored. 


The Ascend script itself is approximately 85KB (compressed).

The total size of your Ascend JavaScript file will include this 85KB + size of the instructions for your experiments -- which can be anywhere from 5KB - 15KB on up (compressed).

Variable Contents

Only instructions for your experiments in the “Control” or “Live” state exist in the Ascend snippet.

Experiments in the “Draft” or “Complete” state do not exist in the Ascend snippet. 




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