Understanding Go 1.17’s performance boost

Go 1.17 released to the public on 16th August 2021. The highlight of this release was a 5% boost in performance with 0 code changes for existing code bases. This release brings additional improvements to the compiler, namely a┬ánew way of passing function arguments and results. This change has shown about a 5% performance improvementContinue reading “Understanding Go 1.17’s performance boost”