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The handle_continue/2 callback prevents race conditions and allows for faster, asynchronous initialization.
In this benchmark test, we compare three web application servers—Go, Node, and Elixir (Cowboy)—by subjecting each to a synthetic workload, first with 10k, and later with 100k connections.
I had a wonderful time giving a talk at the Elixir January Tech Meetup here in Toronto. Big thanks to Mattia for organizing and PagerDuty for hosting the meetup! I wanted to capture the talk in a blog post and here it is.
How to learn Elixir quickly and efficiently? There's no one perfect way but we can recommend ours. Here's our Elixir tutorial for beginners basing on the experience gained through the Advent of Code and regular educational meetings within the company.