⛺️ Elixir Camp
Saturday, 22 April 2017
Elixir Camp is a place for people interested in Elixir, Erlang and related technologies to gather, network, share ideas and generally have a great time. While there’s a general focus on Elixir developers, techy people of any background are encouraged to attend.
Intro to GraphQL with Elixir
by James Sadler
GraphQL is a relevant up and coming API technology that offers API consumers much more flexibility than REST. It’s a well-defined standard (as opposed to REST, which is convention driven) and supports streaming and subscriptions. Elixir is an ideal platform on which to build GraphQL APIs.
Intro to Phoenix 1.3 and Plug
by Josh Price
A talk to demystify the macro magic in Phoenix to demonstrate it’s simplicity.
Introduction to Elm
by Kevin Yank
Beyond Simple Types in Elm
by Rob Howard
Elm gives us the ability to use types to talk about the shape of our data. It’s really tempting to just use simple things like String, Number, etc, but there’s a bunch of ways we can tell Elm more about what we intend, and use types as a tool instead of just a constraint.
by Alex Tsirel
Right after you head to production lots of issues will appear. This talk will cover common issues with building/publishing releases, showing difference between production environment and production release, monitoring and zero-downtime deploy with upgrade or phased reboot.
Drinking the Elixir a story about breaking up a Rails Monolith
by Jo Cranford
A tale about a journey from a Rails Monolith into Elixir Microservices. Why we chose Elixir, and what we’ve learned along the way.
Whats the point of a process registry
by Alan Harper
Thoughts on how to handle many many genservers doing tiny jobs.
A quick rundown on GenServers and their implementation