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Modeling the Real World with Elixir/OTP



Aish Raj Dahal talks about concurrency support and error handling in Elixir. He offers a quick run-through of modeling a simple system and running a large number of concurrent BEAM processes along with graceful error handling behaviour.


Aish Raj Dahal works as an Engineer at PagerDuty in San Francisco. He currently works in building PagerDuty’s event intelligence platform often dealing with fallacies of distributed computing. His recent focus has been on Elixir/OTP and building event-driven microservices using Kafka and Elixir.

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Oct 24, 2018