David H. Hansson on the Future of Rails

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks on July 11, 2008

David H. Hansson on the Future of Rails

InfoQ editor Obie Fernandez asks David some hard-hitting questions about the future of Rails in the enterprise, profiting from his success and whether a vendor will fork Rails someday. Contains lots of good information for technologists staking their future on the Rails platform, including David's opinions on Rails adoption, service-oriented architecture and scaling Rails applications.

David Heinemeier Hansson is the creator of Ruby on Rails, a powerful open-source framework for using the programming language Ruby. As a partner at 37signals in Chicago, Hansson created Ruby on Rails to write software for their popular project-management tools like Basecamp and Backpack. He is a big proponent of opinionated software and getting real.

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