Will it Scale?

When Ruby/Rails is mentioned as a web development platform, the most common response is related to scalability and performance; usually with a liberal dash of skepticism. Fear, uncertainty and doubt, along with a couple of honest posts and reviews, all point to the perception that Rails has some sort of performance problem.

300 million page views per month anyone?

Good to hear about the success stories, no matter the tech, but particularly heartening to see the RoR tech maturing into something more than just a “toy”.