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Rebuilding a Faster, Lazier Slack

Event: CascadiaJS 2019

Speaker: Samantha Siow

Tags: [JavaScript, Native Apps, Electron]


A new version of Slack is rolling out for our desktop customers, built from the ground up to be faster, more efficient, and easier to work on. In this talk, I’ll focus on our move from an eager data model to a lazily loaded and incomplete data model, and how that made for a speedier Slack experience.

Slides: https://speakerdeck.com/samanthasiow/rebuilding-a-faster-lazier-slack