Over the last releases, the Elixir team has been focusing on the compiler, both in terms of catching more mistakes at compilation time and making it faster. Elixir v1. This release also includes many other goodies, such as tighter Erlang integration, support for more guard expressions, built-in datetime formatting, and other calendar enhancements. On the footsteps of v1. The Logger module now supports structured logging by passing maps and keyword lists to its various functions.
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Tackling operational complexity with Elixir
Welcome to our series of case studies about companies using Elixir in production. Click here to see all cases we have published so far. Heroku provides services and tools to build, run, and scale web applications. They enable developers and teams to focus on the design and craft of their apps. Heroku started development back in , focused on the Ruby programming language, and since then, they have expanded to support multiple runtimes, either officially or via buildpacks. As the platform grew, their engineering teams also adopted different languages, one of them being Elixir. In this article, we will talk about how two distinct engineering teams at Heroku, the Front-end team and the Vault team, have adopted Elixir. The Vault team was first to use Elixir inside Heroku. Their team is responsible for licensing and financial services, such as invoicing, credit card payments, etc. Most of their services are used internally at Heroku.
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The conference is a melting pot for new ideas and inspired thinking. It took place online on October The recordings of Keynote talks can be viewed in the "Keynote videos" section. You can also purchase an access to all recorded videos in "All videos" section. Artificial intelligence with Elixir - the Rete algorithm to build expert systems. Introducing Surface - A new component-based library for Phoenix. Multiplayer games and collaborative editing with LiveView. Worked on Media Player 1. Philosophy engineer who always remember the language part in the programming language expression. Co-founded a successful, bootstrapped SaaS product company which evolved from an Elixir side project.
This report examines Elixir development from a few different angles, such as: popularity, adoption, community and the most recent updates in its ecosystem. Elixir v1. Curious about more updates? For details, visit the official Elixir blog. The annual Stack Overflow Developer surveys have been our articles' reference point for some time.