Golang for Internet of Things — A perspective

Golang for IoT

Golang for IoT
Programming Languages for IoT


As I was spending time to comprehend the adoption of Golang in the world on IoT, I decided to classify the study in terms of adoption at device level, edge, cloud. In addition I also attempted to explore the adoption from Industrial IoT perspective as well. Some popular frameworks that I came across were,

Few things to consider

As Golang is primarily called as the language for high performance cloud applications, we overlook the fact that its also a great language for developing Internet of Things devices. The ability to handle requests efficiently, ease of development, a reasonably fair memory foot print and ability to interface well with C, makes go a fairly great alternate to JAVA and other programming languages for IoT




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