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Have Native Languages Returned? (TL;DR: Yes)



In this panel users of C++, Rust, and Go talk about how they picked their language of choice, what problems remain, what was impossible to do with VM-based languages and much more.


Paul Dix is the CEO of InfluxDB. Werner Schuster focuses on languages, VMs and compilers, HTML5/Javascript, and recently more on performance optimization. Todd Lipcon is a software engineer at Cloudera.

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Software is Changing the World. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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Feb 07, 2016