Tag Archives: Krakow Erlang Factory Lite 2013

  • Building a large pubsub-with-history system
    2013-03-08 Erlang Central

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    Projects in scope:* Building a large pubsub-with-history system (designing, scaling, distributing to multiple machines and profiling).Talk objectives: - Providing overview of practical lessons on scaling with Erlang including insight into problem domain. - HOWTO on 1.5mln of users online at the same time. ...


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  • MongooseIM – Messaging Server that Scales
    2013-03-08 Erlang Central

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    MongooseIM provides a unique instant messaging solution when massive volume is required. The growth of social media communication has resulted in the fact that the ceiling is quickly reached when successful projects take off. MongooseIM secures performance and stability. In this talk I present lessons learnt when scaling messaging servers using common PC, cloud environments or a dedicated data centre. I demonstrate what bottlenecks we encountered and how to work around them in order ...


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  • Saving mankind with Erlang for dummies
    2013-03-08 Erlang Central

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    Sapir-Whorf hypothesis states, that people speaking different languages think differently. I argue that this is also true with formal languages.In this talk I will present results of bachelor thesis that I and Michał Konarski created. Also, I will show why we chose Erlang, why it was a good choice and what was its impact on software design.I'd like to show the idea of separate actors, message passing and its implications to fault-tolerance (and scalability). Also I'd like to show that Erlang is ...


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  • Erlang in the battlefield
    2013-03-08 Erlang Central

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    A short story about Erlang internals and how they influenced the real life scenarios and a practical guide to some aspects of performance and highly availability. Last year we have given some thoughts about transition from C/C++ to Erlang which was ongoing. Since then the system has successfully reached production environment and we can validate our high hopes. During this talk I will present lessons learned, challenges we have met and pitfalls we have run into implementing and deploying a hig ...


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