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5 top-tier companies that use Elixir

What connects Pepsi, Spotify and Discord? They all use Elixir in their tech stack. Why is Elixir so attractive to the top-tier companies in the world?

Best Practices for Background Jobs in Elixir

This post goes through a few best practices I often try to think of in advance when writing background jobs, so that I don’t hit some of the pain points that have hurt me multiple times in the past.

Introducing Lean Server for Midas

Lean server is a HTTP server written in Gleam (Gleam is a new type safe language for the Erlang virtual machine (BEAM)). Lean is the built-in server for the Midas Web Framework.

CNN Deep-Learning with GPU in Elixir

Finally DeepPipe2 has started learning with CIFAR10. DeepPipe2 is a Deep-Learning framework by Elixir. It runs on GPU.

Concurrency In The Erlang VM

Erlang or Erlang/OTP (Open Telecom Platform) was built in 1986 at Ericsson to handle the growing telephone user base. It was designed with the aim of improving the development of telephony applications. It is great for building distributed, fault tolerant and highly available systems.