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.