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    In this article, we’ll test and analyze the performance of three most popular Ruby templating engines: ERB (the default one), HAML, and SLIM.
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    In this article, we’ll test and analyze the performance of three most popular Ruby templating engines: ERB (the default one), HAML, and SLIM.
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    After that, we'll dive into load testing by creating some real-world template views, put them live on the server, and then perform some load tests via the hey tool. It provides us with some great features to send loads to a specific web application and get thorough data related to how each endpoint and, hence, each template engine is performing.