In this session you'll become familiar with the basic syntax of Erlang, learn how to write programs and experience the central concepts of the language: functional programming, concurrency, fault tolerance and distribution. You will get familiar with the Erlang shell and basic Erlang program…
This is the talk I gave on DynCon 2011 about Cloud9 IDE. It includes past, present and future plans for the editor. More than half of the talk was live coding and debugging of Node.js in Cloud9.
Caching has been a 'hot' topic for a few years. But caching takes more than merely taking data and putting it in a cache : the right caching techniques can improve performance and reduce load significantly. But we'll also look at some major pitfalls, showing that caching the wrong way can br…