Founded/Created in 2005
Active Record is the M in MVC - the model - which is the layer of the system responsible for representing business data and logic. Active Record facilitates the creation and use of business objects whose data requires persistent storage to a database.
ActiveRecord is not very well known. Only 26.1% of survey respondents have heard of it.
Have you heard of ActiveRecord?
26.1% - Yes
Most of those who have heard of it, 53.9%, have used it.
Have you used ActiveRecord?
53.9% - Yes
It's not very well adopted, as a minority of the 35.1% who have heard of it are using it.
Are you currently using ActiveRecord?
35.1% - Yes
Most respondents said they'd not choose to use ActiveRecord if starting a new project.
If you were starting a new project, would you choose to use ActiveRecord?
23% - Yes
23% - Maybe
53% - No