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Sweden's Next Top Data Model

Posted by Ian Plosker  on  Oct 10, 2012

Ian Plosker explains why a data model needs to follow the query patterns when using a NoSQL storage solution.

Polyglot Parallelism: A Case Study in Using Erlang and Ruby at Rackspace

Posted by Phil Toland  on  Oct 02, 2012

Phil Toland discusses using Erlang and Ruby providing backup for 20k network devices running in 8 datacenters across 3 continents for Rackspace’s operations.

Innovation: What Every Developer Absolutely Needs to Know

Posted by Steve Vinoski  on  Sep 25, 2012

Steve Vinoski discusses innovation and product life cycles, how they affects the market and someone’s products, and what one should know in order to succeed in a very competitive landscape.

Certifying Your Car with Erlang

Posted by John Hughes  on  Sep 20, 2012 2

John Hughes explains how Quviq tests embedded ECU software for AUTOSAR compliance using QuickCheck.

A DSL for Scripting Refactoring in Erlang

Posted by Simon Thompson  on  Sep 04, 2012

Simon Thompson introduces Wrangler, a refactoring tool written in Erlang for Erlang code and embeddable in common IDEs, such as Emacs and Eclipse.

Combinatorrent - Writing Haskell Code for Fun and Profit

Posted by Jesper Louis Andersen  on  Aug 27, 2012

Jesper Louis Andersen presents a case study of a BitTorrent client written in Haskell based on reusable patterns, drawing conclusions on what is great and not so great in Haskell and comparing it with a similar Erlang client.

"Big Data" and the Future of DevOps

Posted by Ram Singh  on  Aug 24, 2012 2

Ram C Singh discusses using Big Data for infrastructure telemetry along with good practices and an autonomic engine to create an autonomic computing infrastructure that might prevent downtime.

Membase NoSQL: Clustered by Erlang

Posted by Sean Lynch and Matt Ingenthron  on  Sep 12, 2011

Sean Lynch and Matt Ingenthron introduce Membase, detailing how they added clustering features in Erlang, what they built and what lessons they leaned along the way.

Beam.js: Erlang Meets JavaScript

Posted by Yurii Rashkovskii  on  Aug 12, 2011

Yurii Rashkovskii presents Beam.js, a JavaScript platform built on erlv8 and providing bi-directional integration with Erlang.

Building Solid Distributed Applications with Haskell and Riak

Posted by Bryan O'Sullivan  on  Aug 05, 2011

Bryan O'Sullivan discusses the design considerations and types usage when building distributed systems with Haskell and Riak, starting from a case study of a system using vector clocks.

CouchDB and Erlang: Mobile and Flexible

Posted by Damien Katz and Volker Mische  on  Jul 04, 2011

Damien Katz and Volker Mische introduce CouchDB and explain why it is fit for mobile devices especially due to its replication capability that can handle network connectivity problems.

ECC - Fun Writing Compilers

Posted by Joe Armstrong  on  Jun 10, 2011 5

Joe Armstrong presents ECC, an optimizing compiler running on LLVM for writing C compilers for unusual architectures, for implementing DSLs and for experiments with JIT compilation.

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