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Bootsnap

Boot large ruby/rails apps faster, by Shopify

What is Bootsnap?

Bootsnap is a library that plugs into a number of Ruby and (optionally) ActiveSupport and YAML methods to optimize and cache expensive computations.
Bootsnap is a tool in the Ruby Utilities category of a tech stack.
Bootsnap is an open source tool with 2.3K GitHub stars and 122 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Bootsnap's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Bootsnap?

Companies
5 companies reportedly use Bootsnap in their tech stacks, including Shopify, Rails-pangu, and BikeRoar Web.

Developers
14 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Bootsnap.

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Bootsnap Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Bootsnap?
Spring
A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
Rails Spring
Spring is a Rails application preloader. It speeds up development by keeping your application running in the background so you don't need to boot it every time you run a test, rake task or migration.
Active Admin
Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration.
Turbolinks
Turbolinks makes navigating your web application faster. Get the performance benefits of a single-page application without the added complexity of a client-side JavaScript framework. Use HTML to render your views on the server side and link

Bootsnap's Followers
16 developers follow Bootsnap to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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