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Boot large ruby/rails apps faster, by Shopify
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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 2.6K GitHub stars and 178 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Bootsnap's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Bootsnap?

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

36 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Bootsnap.

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