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An Erlang-Based Philosophy for Service Reliability

Posted by Jamshid Mahdavi  on  Jun 03, 2016 2 Posted by Jamshid Mahdavi Follow 0 Followers  on  Jun 03, 2016 2

Jamshid Mahdavi explains how WhatsApp has developed their server components, the deployment processes, and how they monitor, alert, and repair the inevitable failures in a billion-users service.

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Development Follow 55 Followers

Maximizing Throughput on Multicore Systems

Posted by Irina Guberman  on  Oct 16, 2015 Posted by Irina Guberman Follow 0 Followers  on  Oct 16, 2015

Irina Guberman discusses maximizing throughput on multicore systems with Erlang and the Jobs framework by Ulf Wiger.

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Data Structure Adventures

Posted by Joseph Blomstedt  on  Oct 03, 2015 Posted by Joseph Blomstedt Follow 0 Followers  on  Oct 03, 2015

Joseph Blomstedt presents ongoing work to build a new set of high performance data structures for Erlang, including both single process data structures as well as various concurrent data structures.

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Erlang in the Cloud: The Talko Service Architecture

Posted by Ransom Richardson  on  Sep 26, 2015 1 Posted by Ransom Richardson Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 26, 2015 1

Ransom Richardson presents the Talko service architecture, its implementation and operation in the cloud, why they are using Erlang for it and key things learned along the way.

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The Timeless Way of Building Erlang Apps

Posted by Garrett Smith  on  Sep 20, 2015 1 Posted by Garrett Smith Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 20, 2015 1

Garrett Smith outlines a methodology for pattern discovery and presents a number of specific patterns that Erlang programmers can use to build programs that feel alive.

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Evolving Projects to Concurrency with Wrangler

Posted by Simon Thompson  on  Sep 12, 2015 Posted by Simon Thompson Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 12, 2015

Simon Thompson shows how Wrangler can help with making systems run on multi-core hardware, including three Wrangler refactoring techniques for retrofitting concurrency to Erlang applications.

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LDB: 10x Performance Increase after Rewriting Linked-in C Module in Pure Erlang

Posted by Daniel Pezely  on  Sep 05, 2015 Posted by Daniel Pezely Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 05, 2015

Daniel Pezely discusses the 10 fold performance increase of a Lisp and C system after rewriting it in Erlang, outlining where issues existed before and the design and implementation of the new system.

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Actors for CyberThings

Posted by Carl Hewitt  on  Aug 28, 2015 Posted by Carl Hewitt Follow 2 Followers  on  Aug 28, 2015

Carl Hewitt keynotes on the Actor Model and ActorScript, providing examples of using them for large-scale datacenters and IoT.

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What Elixir is About

Posted by José Valim  on  Aug 23, 2015 Posted by José Valim Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 23, 2015

José Valim introduces Elixir and some of the most important features: data types, modules, async, collections, parallelism, streams, etc.

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Distributed Eventually Consistent Computations

Posted by Christopher Meiklejohn  on  Aug 15, 2015 Posted by Christopher Meiklejohn Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 15, 2015

Christopher Meiklejohn looks at applying two techniques together, deterministic data flow programming and conflict-free replicated data types, to create highly available and fault-tolerant systems.

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Finding the Needle in the Haystack - or - Troubleshooting Distributed Systems

Posted by Anthony Molinaro  on  Sep 23, 2014 Posted by Anthony Molinaro Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 23, 2014

Anthony Molinaro discusses the challenges of troubleshooting distributed systems and using Mondemand to track down issues with various services in a distributed system.

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That's 'Billion' with a 'B': Scaling to the Next Level at WhatsApp

Posted by Rick Reed  on  Sep 06, 2014 Posted by Rick Reed Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 06, 2014

Rick Reed shares scalability and reliability insights, techniques, and hacks used and learned developing WhatsApp on an Erlang/FreeBSD infrastructure.

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