JavaScript, Virtual Machines, and the Cloud

JavaScript, Virtual Machines, and the Cloud
59m

How does the pervasiveness of JavaScript on the client change how we architect applications? We can create hundreds virtual machines in the cloud, but we are using the millions of visual machines that visit our sites every day? Suddenly we are scripting against thousands of Virtual Machines from the command line while creating things today with JavaScript in the browser that were impossible yesterday. LiveScript becomes JavaScript becomes ES6 and now we're compiling C++ to JavaScript.

Speaker

Scott Hanselman

scott hanselman

Tech, Code, Race, Linguistics, Web, Parenting, Black Hair, STEM, Beyoncé, Phony. Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu.@Hanselminutes podcast for inclusive tech talk!