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So You Want to Make an ECS?

Mike Acton (Principal Engineer, Unity Technologies)

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Core Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Programming

Format: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: Intermediate

Mike will share details on how to build a high-performance ECS system, while discussing various context-specific trade-offs for usability, size, and performance. Data storage approaches, system update order resolution, data queries, and safety systems will be covered specifically.

Takeaway

Audience will know how to evaluate their specific needs and build an ECS that is appropriate for their context.

Intended Audience

Programmers that haven't yet built an ECS, or fix their existing solution, or throw away what they have and fix things this time.