What is JRuby?
JRuby is the effort to recreate the Ruby (http://www.ruby-lang.org) interpreter in Java. The Java version is tightly integrated with Java to allow both to script any Java class and to embed the interpreter into any Java application. See the docs directory for more information.
JRuby is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.
JRuby is an open source tool with 3.7K GitHub stars and 928 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to JRuby's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses JRuby?
17 companies reportedly use JRuby in their tech stacks, including Soundcloud, Runtastic, and Groupon.com.
69 developers on StackShare have stated that they use JRuby.
Pros of JRuby
Faster than Ruby
Supports native Ruby gems out the box
Garbage collection built-in
Deploy as executable jay
JRuby Alternatives & Comparisons
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