Go in Action is published by Manning on November 26, 2015. This book has 264 pages in English, ISBN-10 1617291781, ISBN-13 978-1617291784. PDF, EPUB, MOBI is available for download below.
Go in Action is for any intermediate-level developer who has experience with other programming languages and wants a jump-start in learning Go or a more thorough understanding of the language and its internals. This book provides an intensive, comprehensive, and idiomatic view of Go. It focuses on the specification and implementation of the language, including topics like language syntax, Go’s type system, concurrency, channels, and testing.
- Language specification and implementation
- Go’s type system
- Internals of Go’s data structures
- Testing and benchmarking
About the Technology
Application development can be tricky enough even when you aren’t dealing with complex systems programming problems like web-scale concurrency and real-time performance. While it’s possible to solve these common issues with additional tools and frameworks, Go handles them right out of the box, making for a more natural and productive coding experience. Developed at Google, Go powers nimble startups as well as big enterprises—companies that rely on high-performing services in their infrastructure.
About the Reader
This book assumes you’re a working developer proficient with another language like Java, Ruby, Python, C#, or C++.