Veena Basavaraj

Veena Basavaraj
Head of Engineering, Salesforce


Veena serves as a Senior Frontend Systems Engineer at LinkedIn, where they have been making heavy use of HTML5 for their native and web mobile apps. While at LinkedIn, Veena helped drive the adoption of Dust, a powerful templating language for JavaScript, and has been advocating the use of client-side templating for quicker iteration and productivity. She is likewise further developing client-side templating solutions to improve the performance and maintainability of webapps


Web Performance, Mission City Ballroom B1
Veena Basavaraj (Salesforce)
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Today at LinkedIn, javascript templates are key to building web-apps: they enable greater unification and reuse across our fragmented web-app stacks for sharing common UI code resulting in rapid iteration and innovation. The road to building this infrastructure has not been easy. In this talk we list the roadblocks, lessons learnt and our current approach for optimal web-performance. Read more.


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