Golang, Ruby: Which direction in the future?

  Talking about programming today, there are a lot of friends asking between Ruby and Golang which language to choose to pursue? It is certainly a very classic question for you who want to become Developer. You have a lot of choices but the new path is right to not regret it after a long period of cultivation.

First talk about Ruby on Rails


TopDev Techtalk # 51: Golang, Ruby: Which direction in the future?

* Ho Chi Minh: 18:00 – 21:00 on November 24, 2016.


Ruby on Rails is a framework written in Ruby language and its popularity has led many people to misunderstand that this is a programming language instead of a framework. And when it comes to Ruby , we actually spend most of our time talking about Ruby on Rails Framework.

The most important thing in the success of startup companies is "speed . " In the early part of 2014, the start-up of start-up companies, especially technology startups, created a very vivid picture for the Vietnamese industry, the key point for these companies to exist and Leading that trend is "SPEED" , if you work in a startup company and want to speed up the development of web applications, Ruby on Rails will be one of the best options.

The first Ruby on Rails version was released in 2005 and then it was chosen by well-known companies like Airbnb, Twitter or Github. This language helps startups can quickly create minimal products, also called Minimal Viable Product (MVP) in relatively short time if compared to other Web Frameworks.


With the advent of Golang , Nodejs and thus the strong reception for MEAN Stack (MongoDB, Expressjs, Angularjs and Nodejs) are making Ruby On Rails lose its position. However, it is difficult for a large community of Ruby on Rails to disappear easily like many frameworks in PHP or Javascript.

Golang new trend

According to Mr. Ngo Ngoc Truong Han – CEO & Fouder Dwarves Foundation at the Vietnam Web Summit 2016 event , “ Golang is a very convenient and powerful language, between Golang and Ruby on Rails, which makes Developers choose That Ruby is the salary you get. As mentioned above with the birth of Golang , Nodejs and thus a strong reception for MEAN is making Ruby On Rails lose its status, now if a company wants to recruit Ruby programmers. The success rate is not high because the number of Dev-proficient people is very low and most of you have a stable job. present.


In addition, Go has many benefits that I would like to mention a few, that is: Translating into many platforms, easy to learn, Concurrency, …

To better understand the strengths and weaknesses of these two languages, quickly register to attend TopDev Techtalk: Golang, Ruby – Which direction for the future? to listen to reviews and share in-depth experiences of professionals who are working in practice and using these languages.


*Ho Chi Minh

Time: 18:00 – 21:00 on November 24, 2016.

Location: Hoa Sen University, 08 Nguyen Van Trang, District 1.


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