Tag Archives: Vocalocity

  • What we learned from Spawnfest 2012
    2012-07-28 Erlang Central

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    Their Spawnfest2012 entry was ridiculously ambitious - a 'social' application involving real-time data-streams, R-trees, heaping doses of OTP goodness including gen_fsm, gen_server, gen_event, and much much more. Because this wasn't challenging enough, their three team-members were from three different countries, making both the application *and* the development distributed! Join Mahesh as he takes you through their SpawnFest experience in all its glory (or infamy). Find out what worked, what ...


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  • Your business depends on your customers – keeping them in the loop
    2012-03-26 Erlang Central

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    Some of you are in businesses that generate - possibly vast amounts of - data as part of your regular operations, quite a bit of which is used by your customers in one form or the other.  As your business scales, an issue that you will almost certainly face is that of data latency and consistency degradation. To put it differently, the speed of access to, and reliability of your data will decrease, causing you and your customers quite a bit of pain and suffering. In this talk, we will explor ...


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  • VoIP applications and the Cloud – Where gen_fsm really shines
    2011-10-31 Erlang Central

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    Aptela provides hosted communications services for small business. Our - entirely cloud based - platform includes complex call routing, messaging, web-portals, mobile apps, PSTN/SIP access, and a coffee-grinder attachment. At peak, we handle dozens of calls (and an infinity of HTTP requests) per second. These complex calling services work thanks to the magic of gen_fsm, a behaviour which is frequently overlooked at best, and ignored at worst. In the first part of the talk, I'll describ ...


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