Make Shiny fast by doing as little work as possible – Alan Dipert

February 26, 2018


Ever felt like your shiny app was too slow? The responsiveness of many Shiny apps can be improved without much effort, you just need to know what to look for. In my talk I’ll discuss the pieces of typical Shiny apps in a performance context. I’ll also introduce tools and techniques for maximizing Shiny app performance in order to deliver the best possible user experience.

About the speaker

Alan Dipert
Software Engineer, RStudio

Alan is a software engineer on the Shiny team. In the past, he’s helped build web applications, reporting pipelines, and many things between. When he’s not working, Alan likes to spend his time reading or being with his family.

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