This was a post that was long pending that we wanted to write but somehow assumed that all would know fair and square. Anyway we are putting it in words here for the benefit of the entrepreneurs and the startup community . Ruby on Rails has come a long way from its inception and with Rails 3 we can clearly define the value differentiator of Ruby on Rails in comparison with conventional technologies.
1. With Ruby on Rails a Quick transformation of concepts to code is possible.
2. Rapid framework building capable. Building the basic product can be very fast on ROR
3. Incremental integration is possible as there is a structured framework
4. Testing of code of errors is integrated as part of the process.
5. Possible to reduce your lead time from configuration setting to application deployment by more than 40%.
6. Build on ROR is lean and mean very compatible for mobile devices of the future.
7. Your product is future ready for emerging trends to build mobile solutions and cloud models.
8. Capitalise on the benefits of Opensource with strong online community presence that constantly refines code.
9. ROR is best suited for BDD and Agile environment where value creation is the top priority for a project