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AppSignal: Error tracking and performance insights for Elixir

AppSignal: Elixir’s first error monitoring and performance tool

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Small data with Elixir

This is the first article in a series of articles about “small data” (in contrast to “big data”) in Elixir. We will start by defining what is “small data”, why it matters and then briefly describe the Flow tool and what to expect in the next articles of the series.

Distributed Elixir on… Heroku?

Heroku has a well-deserved reputation for abstracting away many of the complexities of managing and scaling web applications in a robust and flexible way.

Replacing GenEvent with GenStage in Verk

Last year, GenStage was announced. José Valim gave an excellent talk about it at ElixirConf 2016. GenStage gives more flexibility and power in doing work on a set of data, and makes it easier to do that work in a concurrent and distributed manner.


Slap is a load testing tool for developers.

Tuple Types in Erlang and Elixir

When you build software in Erlang (including Elixir) one good practice is to use what can be called “Tuple Types”. This enables you to get code to the state of correct by construction.