Ruby vs. MATLAB vs. JRuby



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Description

What is Ruby?

Ruby is a language of careful balance. Its creator, Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, blended parts of his favorite languages (Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel, Ada, and Lisp) to form a new language that balanced functional programming with imperative programming.

What is MATLAB?

Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solution faster than with spreadsheets or traditional programming languages, such as C/C++ or Java.

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.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Ruby?
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What are the cons of using JRuby?
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Pricing

How much does Ruby cost?
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Companies

What companies use Ruby?
2952 companies on StackShare use Ruby
What companies use MATLAB?
12 companies on StackShare use MATLAB
What companies use JRuby?
18 companies on StackShare use JRuby

Integrations

What tools integrate with Ruby?
73 tools on StackShare integrate with Ruby
What tools integrate with MATLAB?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with MATLAB
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What are some alternatives to Ruby, MATLAB, and JRuby?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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