Building Desktop Applications with Electron

Jul 21, 2017
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Holeman Room

 Web applications are great, but they require a browser, live in a sandbox that prevents access to system and local network resources and have performance characteristics that aren’t always in your control.  With Electron you can develop desktop applications using the skills you know in an environment in which you have full control.

In this talk we’ll walk through building a simple Electron app and will cover some of the pitfalls and considerations that are common in a hybrid desktop environment.