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Join experts Mark Bates and Cory LaNou as they teach you Go (golang), Buffalo (web api ecosystem), and more! From fundamentals, to advanced concepts such as concurrency, profiling, gRPC, and more!
Mark and Cory's combination of hands-on professional experience, commitment to fostering an inclusive and supportive Go community, and the education of Go developers make them an excellent resource for companies around the world that want to enhance their team’s skillsets and efficiency.
A pointer is a type that holds the address that points to a variables value. In many languages, pointers are the source of pain and confusion. Go has made it easy to use and understand pointers. In this module you will learn about the difference between pass by value and pass by reference. You will learn how to declare pointers, and how to reference values as pointers. The module will discuss performance and security and when to use pointers as well.