Outside of writing code in the code editor™, she makes zines (such as Data Ownership in Rust, Traits Traits Traits, A Smol Zine on HTTP/2), pets her cats Chashu and Nori, and maintains (give or take) 40 house plants.
12/01/2019, 13:30 - 14:00
Spoken language: en
So you heard you can run WebAssembly in the browser, but what does this look like IRL? Seeking the much talked about performance benefits of running Wasm in the browser, Compass (GUI for MongoDB) took the great leap forward and rewrote part of the application -- a schema parser responsible for document analysis -- in Rust. As it turns out, the rumours are true, I repeat the rumours are true: offloading parts of your application to Rust makes it fast, and in some of our cases, heaps fast.