React can be slow. Well, I mean, any medium-size React application can seem slow. But before you start looking for alternatives, you should know that any medium-size Angular or Ember application is slow, too.
The good news is: If you care about performance, it’s fairly easy to make any React application super fast ⚡.️ Here’s how.
What do I mean by “slow”? Let’s take an example:
I’m working on an open-source project called admin-on-rest, which leverages material-ui and Redux to provide an admin GUI for any REST API. This application has a datagrid page, displaying a list of records in a table. When the user changes the sort order, or goes to the next page, or filters the result, the interface isn’t as responsive as I would expect.
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