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NewCrafts 2017


Erlang, concurrent functional programming since 1987

  • Hands-on
  • Languages

Distributed model based on actors, Fault-tolerant, Supervision, Hot swapping, High availability of nine "9"s are the main characteristics of the Erlang system. This multi-paradigm langage based on functionnal programming is used in many popular applications like RabbitMQ, Riak and WhatsApp.

"If Java is 'write once, run anywhere', then Erlang is 'write once, run forever'." is what Joe Armstrong, one of the co-inventor, said about Erlang. During this 2 hours Hands-on, we will help you code a program that will make your computer be part of a distributed system based on a board-game called Pandemic.

So bring your computer and come have fun with us !

Room: Goldberg - Time: 5/19/2017 3:00:00 PM