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From Java to Ruby

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As a development team, you want to be productive. You want to write flexible, maintainable web applications. You want to use Ruby and Rails. But can you justify the move away from established platforms such as J2EE? Bruce Tate's From Java to Ruby has the answers, and it expresses them in a language that'll help persuade managers and executives who've seen it all. See when ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 28th 2006 by Pragmatic Bookshelf (first published June 21st 2006)
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Leftie Friele
Give a good outlook on where Ruby currently stands and how one should approach a selection process where one chooses to use Ruby or some other language.

Not a book for people who want to learn Ruby, but for those of us who are curious about it and want to know how one might approach implementing it in a team it's a good read.
Tom Purl
Good general overview of Ruby and where it's going in large businesses. My only beef is that it's already a bit out-dated. I would love to recommend a new edition of this book to all of the technical managers with which I work.
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