Tag Archives: Eric Merritt

  • Relx, A Dead Simple, Robust Way to build Releases
    2013-06-13 Erlang Central

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    Building Releases is harder then it needs to be. There is already so much useful metadata in any Erlang release that it should be a simple one line command to create almost any Release. With Relcool it is. Providing both a simple command line and intuitive integration with Rebar, Relcool makes the standard Releases simple and hard Releases easy. Talk objectives: The ultimate goal is to get more people using standard OTP Releases for their systems. By introducing Relcool and showing how easy ...


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  • Complex Event Processing on Arbitrary Data in Real-Time
    2012-05-28 Erlang Central

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    Myrmas is a new, open source, low-level complex event processing system that serves as the core for 10io`s innovative new product AutonomicI/O. AutonomicI/O identifies anomalies in infrastructure telemetry data, and takes the appropriate proactive autonomic action to circumvent the costly unplanned IT outage(s) that would have resulted. This presentation will provide an overview of how Myrmas was architected to reduce re-execution and dramatically increase the ability to distribute computatio ...


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  • Erlware Commons: Well Tested, Abstract types for Erlang
    2011-06-06 Erlang Central

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    Having well defined reusable types for Erlang applications is a problem that many have talked about but no one has acted upon. In the course of creating Erlware Commons a need was discovered for these types so it was undertaken to provide a straight forward, easily understandable implementation along with reusable property based testing. This talk follows the process from inception, to implementation, providing very good examples of behaviour use, property based testing and iterative approach to ...


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  • Writing a Technical Book
    2010-03-22 Erlang Central

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    Ever thought about writing a book? I think many of us have, but have no idea where to start or what it would take. In this talk we will write our experiences over the last two years writing the book Erlang and OTP in Action for Manning.  The journey has been a challenging, thought provoking, informative, and very often times an absurd and humorous one. We will relate everything from how togo about proposing a book to a publisher, coming up with a good table of  contents, working with an editor ...


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  • A continuous build system for Erlang
    2009-11-12 Erlang Central

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    Eric will talk about how to use a new continuous build system for Erlang. He will also provide an intro into working with the continuous build system to automatically detect changes in source, build, test and publish OTP applications and releases. This will allow you to start getting the benefits of easy and straightforward continuous build in your Erlang projects. ...


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  • Introduction using Faxien & Sinan: Erlang Project Build & Packaging Systems
    2008-06-23 Erlang Central

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    In this talk you will learn how to install the tools and how to generate and start a project singen, build.cfg, and compilation. Eric and Martin will also provide an intro into working with erlware tools during build Building and testing with Sinan, versioning and locally installing library applications so Sinan picks them up as dependencies. They will then cover how to publish code Creating releases, package format conventions, control files, the package maintainer role, publishing with Faxien. ...


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