Local-first is a new paradigm for developing apps, where you code against an embedded database in the client and have reactive, realtime, multi-user sync in the background.
ElectricSQL is a new, open-source, platform for local-first development that works with standard Postgres and SQLite. This talk introduces the ElectricSQL system and dives into its core replication technology, developed in Elixir.
- To introduce the ElectricSQL system and the local-first software development paradigm.
- To illustrate how Elixir is/can be used to develop a cutting edge new distributed database platform.
- Generalist developers (backend, frontend and full stack).
- Distributed systems engineers.