BT
Older rss
01:35:36

Comfortable Concurrency

Posted by Dominic Robinson  on  Oct 23, 2014

Dominic Robinson reflects on several concurrency models, trying to assess which is more pleasant to work with.

46:17

Sweet Elixir! A Gentle Introduction to Erlang’s Cute Younger Brother Elixir

Posted by Ryan Cromwell  on  Oct 12, 2014

Ryan Cromwell introduces Elixir, a , functional distributed meta programming language inspired by Ruby and compiling to Erlang VM, covering pattern matching, pipelines and tail-call recursion.

52:20

Do Not Block Threads! A Blessing in Disguise or a Curse?

Posted by Sadek Drobi  on  Aug 31, 2014 1

Sadek Drobi discusses how to use Futures and Iteratees to deal with blocking threads in a system with many IO calls and heavy threads.

51:08

Akka for Concurrency Works

Posted by Duncan DeVore  on  Aug 24, 2014

Duncan DeVore reviews the challenges of concurrent programming on the JVM and explores Akka, a toolkit and runtime for building highly concurrent, distributed applications on the JVM.

48:27

10 Billion a Day, 100 Milliseconds Per: Monitoring Real-Time Bidding at AdRoll

Posted by Brian Troutwine  on  Aug 03, 2014 1

Brian Troutwine shares insight on using Erlang for a highly concurrent and very low latency bidding system implemented by Adroll.

43:49

The Haxl Project at Facebook

Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Jun 15, 2014

Simon Marlow describes a concurrency-based system built with Haskell that allows front-end programmers to write business logic to access all the back-end services in a concise and consistent way.

52:21

Fault Tolerance 101

Posted by Joe Armstrong  on  Jun 05, 2014 1

Joe Armstrong discusses fault tolerant systems, summarizing the key features of Erlang and showing how they can be used for programming fault-tolerant and scalable systems on multi-core clusters.

53:41

Fault Tolerance 101

Posted by Joe Armstrong  on  May 25, 2014 2

Joe Armstrong discusses how fault tolerance relates to scalability and concurrency, and how Erlang helps build fault-tolerant systems on multi-core clusters.

01:03:55

Going Reactive: New and Old Ideas for Your 21st Century Architectures

Posted by Jonas Bonér, Francesco Cesarini  on  Apr 12, 2014

Jonas Bonér, Francesco Cesarini discuss the evolution of distributed concurrent thinking along with the problems it has to solve and the toolchains created along the way.

01:27:12

How Requirements from the Old World Make Erlang Fit into the New World

Posted by Robert Virding  on  Apr 05, 2014

Robert Virding describes how Erlang was developed to solve the concurrency and reliability requirements of telecommunications, dealing with challenges that are similar with those of cloud computing.

01:04:39

Programming, Only Better

Posted by Bodil Stokke  on  Mar 19, 2014 4

Bodil Stokke keynotes on the FP languages for writing bug free, fault tolerant code that help building simple, concurrent and reusable software.

40:40

Concurrency and Parallel Computing in JavaScript

Posted by Stephan Herhut  on  Mar 05, 2014

Stephan Herhut overviews concurrency and parallelism in JavaScript and the HTML5, discussing actors, futures and what throughput computing in the browser looks like.

General Feedback
Bugs
Advertising
Editorial
InfoQ.com and all content copyright © 2006-2014 C4Media Inc. InfoQ.com hosted at Contegix, the best ISP we've ever worked with.
Privacy policy
BT