Erlang plays a central role in CloudBees’ platform infrastructure. In this talk, Garrett will explain the history of Erlang at CloudBees and discuss its strengths and weaknesses vis-a-vis other languages. If you’re considering Erlang as a strategic language for your startup or software project, this talk will give you valuable insight from the trenches of a leading platform-as-a-service vendor.
Garrett SmithElite Developer and Architect
Garrett is Senior Architect at CloudBees, a leading platform-as-a-service vendor where Erlang is used to manage core platform services. He has over 20 years development experience and is proficient in C/C++, Java, and Python, as well as Erlang. Garrett organizes the Chicago Erlang User Group and is an ErlangCamp instructor.