Ruby Beyond Rails

Posted in Conferences, Development, Frameworks, Graphics on September 02, 2008

Ruby Beyond Rails

At RubyFringe John Lam talks about his path to dynamic languages, some of the problems of making IronRuby run fast, and how the DLR helps with implementing languages.

John Lam John works on the IronRuby project at Microsoft. IronRuby is an Open Source implementation of Ruby that runs real Ruby programs. John and his family recently relocated to Seattle from Toronto and they're loving the left coast lifestyle.

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RubyFringe is an avant-garde conference for developers that are excited about emerging Ruby projects and technologies. They're mounting a unique and eccentric gathering of the people and projects that are driving things forward in our community.

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Tags: Conferences, Ruby, Frameworks, Technologies, Python, Silverlight, DLR, .NET Framework, InfoQ, Dynamic Languages, Runtimes, IronRuby, RubyFringe, IronPython