Erlang and OTP in Action

Erlang and OTP in Action

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HIGHLIGHTErlang and OTP in Action offers an introduction to concurrent programmingand shows how to develop distributed systems.DESCRIPTIONErlang, together with the Open Telecom Platform (OTP), is a functionalprogramming model designed to facilitate concurrency—programming thatexploits the capabilities and speed of multi-processor hardware. Erlang applicationsrun fast, recover quickly from errors, integrate with other systems, and canbe updated dynamically at run-time.Erlang and OTP in Action walks readers through the practical steps of buildingsystems in Erlang and integrating them with real-world C/C++, Java, and .NETapplications. Hands-on examples progress from simple to complex real-worlddistributed applications and system design. Going beyond the nuts and bolts ofErlang, the book offers a comprehensive view of how concurrency relates to SOAand web technologies.< /P>KEY POINTS• Strong early demand through MEAP• Numerous hands-on, real-world examples• Concise and developer-centric “In Action” style• Examples include C++, Java and .NET integration

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Product details

  • Paperback | 500 pages
  • 185.42 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 748.42g
  • Manning Publications
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • black & white tables, figures
  • 1933988789
  • 9781933988788
  • 324,068

About Richard Carlsson

Martin Logan is a leading Erlang developer, a frequent conference presenter, and the primary developer of the Faxien OTP/Erlang package management system. Currently he works for Orbitz Worldwide, developing solutions for their large scale distributed service based infrastructure. Richard Carlsson was an original member of the High-Performance Erlang group at Uppsala University, and has contributed to many parts of the standard libraries, the Erlang compiler, runtime system, and the language itself. Eric Merrit specializes in concurrent languages and distributed systems. He's a core developer for the Erlware family of open-source products.

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