Bootsnap vs RubyGems: What are the differences?
What is Bootsnap? Boot large ruby/rails apps faster, by Shopify. Bootsnap is a library that plugs into a number of Ruby and (optionally) ActiveSupport and YAML methods to optimize and cache expensive computations.
What is RubyGems? Easily download, install, and use ruby software packages on your system. It is a package manager for the Ruby programming language that provides a standard format for distributing Ruby programs and libraries, a tool designed to easily manage the installation of gems, and a server for distributing them.
Bootsnap can be classified as a tool in the "Ruby Utilities" category, while RubyGems is grouped under "Package Managers".
Bootsnap is an open source tool with 2.32K GitHub stars and 128 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Bootsnap's open source repository on GitHub.