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  • Use different tips, tricks and techniques while developing an application using Go
  • Work with essential tools to improve your work within Go application development
  • Work with one of Go’s main features, that is, Concurrency using Goroutines and channels
  • Find out about data marshaling and unmarshaling techniques with JSON and other formats easily
  • Tackle the most common “plumbing” issues when building Go Microservices
  • Explore the tools available to measure and improve the code quality of Go projects such as gofmt, govet, and others
  • Build and package your application efficiently for a multitude of different platforms

Do you want to make your applications efficient? Do you want to move your Go coding skills to the next level? This course will help to you develop applications and services with Go efficiently and bring high quality to your work as a developer.

You will work practically with some interesting tools, frameworks, and techniques that you can use to leverage the benefits of working with Go to develop your applications. This course will highlight practical and proven techniques to improve particular aspects of Go programming.

You will focus on discovering new possibilities with Go programming. Each section will address common challenges that you might be facing in your coding tasks. We’ll cover specific techniques with clear instructions to carry out app development tasks with Go using practical examples. You will explore the tools available to measure and improve the code quality of your Go projects.

By the end of this course, you will be a Go expert and your efficiency and performance levels will have definitely improved, which will ultimately make your day-to-day life easy as a Go application developer.

The code bundle for this video course is available at -

Style and Approach

In this course, we will provide you with tips and tricks by giving you simple and easy to follow examples that will improve your day-to-day life as a Go application developer.

  • Move your skills to the next level by leveraging the benefits of working with Go's best features, that is, Concurrency using Goroutines and channels
  • Work with the tools available to measure and improve the code quality of Go projects
  • Become a Go expert by learning tips and tricks to build Go services and tackle the most common “plumbing” issues while building microservices
Course Length 2 hours 5 minutes
ISBN 9781789134797
Date Of Publication 28 Feb 2019


Martin Helmich

Martin Helmich studied computer science at the University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück and lives in Rahden, Germany. He works as a software architect, specializing in building distributed applications using web technologies and Microservice Architectures. Besides programming in Go, PHP, Python, and Node.js, he also builds infrastructures using configuration management tools such as SaltStack and container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes. He is an open source enthusiast and likes to make fun of people who are not using Linux. In his free time, you'll probably find him coding on one of his open source pet projects, listening to music, or reading science fiction literature.