Advanced Erlang News

  • September 6, 2016

Designing a modern messaging service with ejabberd

In this video, Mickaël Rémond summarises important principles developers need to be aware of when building their own modern XMPP messaging platform.

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  • July 27, 2016

Fighting XMPP abuse and spam with ejabberd

In this video, Mickaël Rémond explains the features, options and API that can be used to protect ejabberd servers from spam and various other types of attacks.

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  • June 27, 2016

Managing ejabberd Platforms with Docker

In this video, Christophe Romain introduces Docker and ProcessOne work in progress to support Docker-based ejabberd deployments.

The video was recorded at ejabberd Advanced Erlang Workshop in Paris.

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  • April 13, 2016

Property-based testing of XMPP - generate tests automatically - ejabberd Workshop 1

Thomas Arts, from Quviq AB, introduces property-based testing from his work on ejabberd XMPP server.

The talk explains how Quickcheck testing approach can help find bugs in ejabberd and improved the range (and the creativity) of the test cases covered.

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  • March 11, 2016

Full schedule of Basho Advanced Erlang Workshop published

We have updated the event with the schedule for the March 22nd Basho Riak Workshop in London.

This training program is a set curriculum to familiarise individuals with Riak features and development best practices, including: key-value core, the Erlang client, conflict resolution, and data modelling.

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  • February 16, 2016

Join our next Riak Workshop in London on March 22nd

Registration is now open for the Basho Riak Workshop.

This training program is a set curriculum to familiarise individuals with Riak features and development best practices, including: key-value core, the Erlang client, conflict resolution, and data modelling.

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  • February 1, 2016

Join our next Elixir QuickCheck Workshop in Berlin on Feb 23rd

The first QuickCheck workshop back in October was a great event and this month we are back with another equally interesting workshop.

Registration is now open for the hand-on course to QuickCheck Mini.

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  • December 11, 2015

Join our next Advanced ejabberd Workshop in Krakow, Jan 26th

Our first ejabberd Advanced Erlang Workshop was a great event, mixing really nice advanced talks with the opportunity to meet ejabberd core developers.

Tickets for the next event are now on sale.

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  • November 26, 2015

Linking Unit Tests and Properties - Quickcheck Workshop 1

John Hughes, one of the inventors of Quickcheck, explains how to understand the link between individual unit test cases and Quickcheck properties.

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  • November 19, 2015

Generating Programs using Attribute Grammars - Quickcheck Workshop 1

Alex Gerdes goes into programs generation using Quickcheck attributes grammar.

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  • November 19, 2015

How I handled Erlang R18 Maps with QuickCheck - Quickcheck Workshop 1

Jesper Louis Andersen explains how he used Quickcheck tool to find and report bugs in Open Source Erlang implementation.

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  • November 16, 2015

Property-Based Testing and Fault Injection on Real-Time Hardware - Quickcheck Workshop 1

Benjamin Vedder put together impressive spectacular demo of his use of Quickcheck to test hardware.

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  • November 10, 2015

Generating Random Functions - Quickcheck Workshop 1

Ulf Norell, from Quviq, introduces the Erlang random functions generator available in Quickcheck.

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  • November 6, 2015

Mocking for the Game of Life - Quickcheck Workshop 1

First video recorded during Advanced Erlang Quickcheck workshop in Gothenburg (Sweden) has been posted.

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  • November 4, 2015

Basho Riak Workshop registration now open

We are happy to announce that the registration is now open for the December Riak Workshop organised by Basho Technologies. This workshop will be a practical exercise to create a web application, backed by Riak, with live chat integration using ejabberd. Attendees will learn how to integrate Riak, Phoenix Web Framework and ejabberd.

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  • October 26, 2015

New talk added to ejabberd November workshop

We have just updated the ejabberd November workshop schedule. The new talk by Thomas Arts will cover Property-based testing of XMPP and how to generate your tests automatically.

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  • October 19, 2015

Basho, Developer of Riak NoSQL Database and Big Data experts, joins Advanced Erlang Initiative

We are happy to announce that Basho Technologies Inc. is joining Advanced Erlang Initiative. Basho is renowned for its highly resilient, available and massively scalable NoSQL distributed database product line. Developed in Erlang, these tools have been widely used and are helping Erlang based products earn recognition well outside of the Erlang community.

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  • September 21, 2015

Quickcheck October workshop new talk - Quickcheck in a large organisation

We have just updated the Quickcheck workshop schedule. The new talk by Pawel Antemijczuk will cover QuickCheck in a large organization.

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  • September 14, 2015

New talk added to Quickcheck October workshop

We have just updated the Quickcheck workshop schedule. The new talk by Benjamin Vedder will cover Property-Based Testing and Fault Injection on Real-Time Hardware.

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  • September 8, 2015

Nine Nines (Cowboy) joins Advanced Erlang Initiative

We are happy to announce that Nine Nines is joining Advanced Erlang Initiative. Nine Nines is the company behind Cowboy web server, the reference Erlang HTTP server. Cowboy is used by many other projects like the Elixir Phoenix framework or ChicagoBoss, making it a very popular product, widely acclaimed in the Erlang community.

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  • September 4, 2015

Full schedule for QuickCheck workshop

QuickCheck workshop on October 6, 2015 is taking place in Gothenburg, Sweden. We now updated the Advanced Erlang website to show the full schedule for this event. With many interesting guests and talks planned, we invite users of the QuickCheck tool to demonstrate their work and share their experiences. The workshop is intended for people that have been using QuickCheck and want to learn more about it.

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  • September 3, 2015

Welcome to Advanced Erlang

Welcome to Advanced Erlang! We are a group of companies passionate about Erlang and Elixir, working jointly to spread our love for the languages and the community. Follow this section for all the news and announcements regarding our initiative to promote expert use of Erlang and Elixir. You can also follow us on Twitter.

The Advanced Erlang Initiative welcomes all developers that share our passion for Erlang, Elixir, the beam environment and our vision of technical excellence.

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