Dubsmash has reached enormous scale by developing an app that users love. But building and maintaining an app at such scale is not easy. By building with Realm as an essential part of their stack, Dubsmash have effectively implemented an architecture that is agile and clean.
In this recording, Tim Specht, technical lead at Dubsmash, and Adam Fish, Senior Director of Product at Realm, discuss Dubsmash’s journey and the role that Realm has played in its development. The conversation covers architectural iterations that the app went through in order to make the most effective use of Realm's power.
Tim is Software Engineer and Technical Lead at Dubsmash. After graduating at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam he joined Dubsmash as its first employee. He built the iOS App as well as the first Android version and knows the backend by heart. He likes to tinker with new technologies and as been using Realm on various platforms for many years.
Adam is the Senior Director or Product at Realm, responsible for the product development. He has a strong background in entrepreneurship and software development, having previously co-founded Roobiq, a mobile-first sales productivity app used by sales teams worldwide.