Tag: Rust

Computing, Data Management

InfluxDB’s next-gen time-series engine is built on Rust, supports SQL

October 26, 2022

Via: Info World

As enterprises see an unprecedented increase in real-time data analytics, InfluxDB on Wednesday said that it was releasing a next-generation time series engine for its managed database service InfluxDB Cloud. Time series data, according to market research firm IDC, can […]

Computing, Operating Systems

Torvalds confirms Rust is coming to the new version of Linux

September 21, 2022

Via: Techradar

Linux creator Linus Torvalds has reportedly committed to bringing Rust to the operating system. In an email received by ZDNet(opens in new tab), Torvalds said that the programming language will make it to version 6.1 of the Linux OS “unless […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Rust language is fun but challenging — survey

February 17, 2022

Via: Info World

Use of the Rust programming language is on the rise, with respondents to a recent survey about the language reporting an uptick in weekly usage. However, some users also reported struggles. Among those surveyed who are using Rust, 81% were […]

Computing, Software & Applications

What is Rust? Safe, fast, and easy software development

October 6, 2021

Via: Info World

Fast, safe, easy to write—pick two. That’s been the state of software development for a good long time now. Languages that emphasize convenience and safety tend to be slow (like Python). Languages that emphasize performance tend to be difficult to […]

Computing, Operating Systems, Software & Applications

Android to Support Rust Programming Language to Prevent Memory Flaws

April 7, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

Google on Tuesday announced that its open source version of the Android operating system will add support for Rust programming language in a bid to prevent memory safety bugs. To that end, the company has been building parts of the […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Mozilla’s Rust language doubles down on speed and simplicity

April 29, 2016

Via: Info World

Mozilla is revising its Rust language’s compiler to achieve faster-compiling, faster-running, and more precisely type-checked code. The changes, as outlined in a blog post that went live yesterday, involve what Rust’s creators call midlevel intermediate representation (MIR). It’s an additional […]