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José Valim

Idioms for building distributed fault-tolerant applications with Elixir

This talk will introduce developers to Elixir and the underlying Erlang VM and show how they introduce a completely new vocabulary which shapes how developers design and build concurrent, distributed and fault-tolerant applications. The end of the talk will focus on Elixir and include some live coding.

Introduce Elixir, its ecosystem and design goals within the Erlang Virtual Machine

José Valim

José Valim (@josevalim) is the creator of the Elixir programming language and the Director of R&D at Plataformatec, a consultancy firm based in Brazil. He is co-author of Programming Phoenix and an active member of the Open Source community.