What do you need for a simple web page? Only 2 GB node_modules? That’s enough? Are you sure? Node_modules anyone?
We’ve just shared with you monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories digest. It’s clear that in recent years, designing software as a collection of services has become a popular way to build applications. In this post, we’ll learn the basics of service-oriented architecture with Rails and Kafka and how its event-driven process can be used to power your Rails services.
Can you imagine that our Rails digest celebrates one year! On February 5 in 2018 we started our (weekly at first) regular issues with the most interesting Rails/Ruby projects on GitHub. Now it transformed into monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories digest and can deliver more of interesting tools and solutions for your use. What can be more awesome than a chance to do less work with better performance? This time, on February 13 of 2019, you will read about e-commerce solutions, Rails security, row sorting library, testing Rails engines and other great RoR projects on GitHub!
Recently we presented you 40 most used Ruby gems that can be very helpful for you. Before getting into the details of one of the gems, you might be wondering: what are value objects, and why would I want to use them? ValueSemantics is a Ruby gem for making value classes, so let’s explore it together.