Tag Archives: Jack Moffitt

  • Props: A DSL for Dealing with JSON-like Structures in Erlang
    2012-03-26 Erlang Central

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    Dealing with JSON in Erlang is not nearly as seamless as in JavaScript. Using existing tooling from the Erlang ecosystem, I've created a new and, most importantly, easy to use data structure for working with JSON-like property structures. Learn how to use props for your own projects, and also you can leverage tools like Neotoma to make your own DSLs. Talk objectives: Introduce Props library and present how it was made and how others can make their own DSLs in Erlang. Target audience: Erlan ...


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  • Erlang Gives You Superpowers
    2011-03-21 Erlang Central

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    Whether you are using Erlang-powered applications or writing your own, Erlang and OTP can give you superpowers. My own discovery of these powers started when I needed a better XMPP server and led quickly to designing entire systems with Erlang. I will talk about how you can get your own superpower, my experiences with using Erlang superpowers (for good!), and show an example of how Erlang gives my own projects a competitive advantage. Target audience: Erlang newcomers and people interes ...


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  • Erlang Gives You Superpowers
    2010-11-07 Erlang Central

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    Whether you are using Erlang-powered applications or writing your own, Erlang and OTP can give you superpowers. My own discovery of these powers started when I needed a better XMPP server and led quickly to designing entire systems with Erlang. I will talk about how you can get your own superpower, my experiences with using Erlang superpowers (for good!), and show an example of how Erlang gives my own projects a competitive advantage. ...


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