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Assessing WebAssembly for Use in Modern Application Design

Published: 31 March 2020

ID: G00721054

Analyst(s): Fintan Ryan

Summary

WebAssembly adds new functionality to web applications by bringing compiled code to the browser. Application technical professionals responsible for web application architecture can use this assessment to evaluate whether WebAssembly fits their needs.

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Analysis

Guidance

Gartner Recommended Reading

Note 1: Example JavaScript Modules in npm Rewritten to WebAssembly

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