Benoît Chesneau discusses creating, scaling and reusing HTTP connections, summarizing techniques used to reduce memory usage in Erlang and ways to handle massive client connections efficiently.
Benoît Chesneau (@benoitc) is a French web craftsman, living near Paris. He has years of experience in building small and big-scale database backend website. He founded Enki Multimedia a company building innovative web services and open-source applications. In 2011, he started the Refuge project, a data platform. Benoît is an Apache CouchDB committer and PMC member.
The Erlang Factory SF Bay is a two-day tech conference focused on the Erlang programming language. It brings together the rapidly growing community that uses Erlang in order to showcase the language and its various application to today's distributed environments. Those less familiarized with the language get first-hand accounts on how companies solve real-world challenges using Erlang. Training courses on Erlang, OTP and other tools ad solutions based on the language are usually organised around the conference.