Finding out about regressions months in development cycle can often incur a massive cost, fixing bugs early on is cheap. Usually the longer we wait the more expensive it is to fix. RubyBench have been already launched but it needs to be polished and refined.
Last year, during GSoC, student Saurabh Shah did some work regarding this project. Since project goals stayed the same, Saurabh’s work needs to be continued.
This year goal is to create comparison graphs in order to measure overhead with libraries like Active Record or Sequel.