Welcome to the Erlang Ecosystem

schedule Dec 13th 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM place Senate people 14 Interested

"Are there really companies that use Erlang?" is the most common (and by now expected) question I have been asked by my peers ever since I joined the Erlang Solutions office in Stockholm, not too long ago. "Why?" is, naturally, the second question. In this introductory workshop I will explain what are the key ideas that Erlang is built upon, how these ideas have evolved into a powerful set of design patterns that compose the Erlang/OTP framework and why these ideas and patterns are useful to plenty of industries that use Erlang (and not merely to telecom!). I will also introduce the language ecosystem that has evolved around Erlang, including languages such as Elixir, LFE, and Alpaca.

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Developers interested in Erlang

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