RR 368: Improving Ruby Performance with Rust with Daniel P. Clark

Episode 375 · June 26th, 2018 · 56 mins 54 secs

About this Episode

Panel:

  • Charles Max Wood
  • Dave Kimura
  • Eric Berry
  • Catherine Meyers
  • David Richards

Special Guests: Daniel P. Clark

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, the panelists talk to Daniel P. Clark about improving Ruby performance with Rust. Daniel has been a hobbyist programmer for over 20 years and started blogging about Ruby and other technical matters about 5 years ago. One of the things he is well known for is his Faster Path gem on GitHub, which has over 700 stars. They talk about his blog article Improving Ruby Performance with Rust, why he chose to use Rust, and the benefits of using a Rust extension in Ruby. They also touch on his faster path gem, the Helix project, and more!

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