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Research on Erlang
Why Are You Not Using Functional Languages?
Functional programming promises many benefits - but its adoption in the industry and the enterprise has been slow. What are the big obstacles to the adoption of functional programming?
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Articles about Erlang
Domain Specific Languages in Erlang
Jun 20, 2008
Erlang is well known for it's concurrency model and fairly well known for robustness. But what about other aspects? In this article, Dennis Byrne shows how to use Erlang for creating internal DSLs.
RESTful Services with Erlang and Yaws
Mar 31, 2008
In this article, Steve Vinoski explains how to build RESTful Web services using the Erlang programming language and the Yaws web server. While Steve considers most Web frameworks failures simply because they were a poor match to the problem, he believes Yaws and Erlang are a better match for RESTful development than many other language frameworks that were built specifically for that purpose.
News about Erlang
Community-Driven Research: Why Are You Not Using Functional Languages? by Dio Synodinos Posted on Oct 30, 2012
Travis CI Announces Support for Java and Plans for Travis Pro by Manuel Pais Posted on Feb 23, 2012
Akka 1.1 Released, Brings Many Improvements to Futures and Performance, Reduces Dependencies, by Werner Schuster Posted on May 12, 2011
Erlang Copied Scala's Actors & Erlang's VM is almost a Clone of the JVM by Sadek Drobi Posted on Apr 01, 2011
Python Wins Tiobe's Language of the Year Award for 2010 by Jean-Jacques Dubray Posted on Jan 19, 2011
Cloudant releases Java based view server for CouchDB by Michael Hunger Posted on Sep 08, 2010
OpenCredo Announces AMQP Support for Spring Integration by Josh Long Posted on Mar 05, 2010
Interviews about Erlang
Darach Ennis on CEP, Stream Processing, Messaging, OOP vs Functional Architecture by Darach Ennis Posted on May 09, 2013
Mike Williams on the History of Erlang, Modeling and Large Scale Design by Mike Williams Posted on Oct 03, 2011
Christian Colombo on FSM-based Monitoring and Runtime Verification by Christian Colombo Posted on Sep 23, 2011
Jonas Bonér on Akka, Actors and Shared State, STM, Typesafe by Jonas Bonér Posted on Sep 02, 2011
Kostis Sagonas on Erlang, Types, Static Analysis and Refactoring by Kostis Sagonas Posted on Jul 20, 2011
Presentations about Erlang
Lessons from Erlang: Principles of Building Reliable Systems by Garrett Smith Posted on Jan 18, 2013
What Can Be Done with Java but Should Better Be Done with Erlang by Pavlo Baron Posted on Oct 16, 2012
Polyglot Parallelism: A Case Study in Using Erlang and Ruby at Rackspace by Phil Toland Posted on Oct 02, 2012