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Your first Golang app server on Bluemix (video)

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This is a follow-up on a previous post that talked about building a Golang app server in Bluemix.

Go is a language that has been mostly developed and maintained by Google, but recently a lot of other companies have been adopting it as well. If you are using Bluemix, which is built on Cloud Foundry, you are using Go and you probably didn’t even know it. A lot of Cloud Foundry that was previously in Ruby is being rewritten in Go. including the CLI.

So you might be asking yourself: Why should I use Go? Why are all these companies using it? Why is it growing so quickly? The answer is simple—it’s freakishly fast!

Watch this video to learn how to deploy your own app.

Watch the video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z74PQXHnzjk)

I would love to hear your feedback and any suggestions you have, please reach out to me on Twitter @jsloyer.

IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service - Core Dev Lead

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