Past Webinars

Explore Elixir using board game logic

On 23 September at 5pm BST (9:00 PT; 12:00ET; 18:00 CEST) Torben Hoffmann - Basho Architect, Erlang Priest and Elixir Alchemist will show you how Elixir can be used to implement the logic for the board game classic Acquire.   View Now

Erlang, CouchDB and the IBM Cloud

Cloudant, a managed database service powered by Apache CouchDB, is one of the foundational services offered in the IBM Cloud. In this talk we'll explain why CouchDB makes so much sense as a cloud service, and how the decision to use Erlang has paid dividends across Cloudant's development and Ops lifecycle. We'll close with a preview of some of the new capabilities that are landing in CouchDB 2.0, and share some lessons we've learned growing and maintaining a vibrant open source community. View Now

How Erlang took Virtual Hold Technology to Call Centre heaven

Join the webinar to find out how Virtual Hold Technology (VHT) embraced Erlang development and implementation in the contact center technology industry. Brian Ward Principal Software Developer from VHT will share the unique opportunities and challenges of leveraging Erlang’s nature to provide fault tolerance and client multi-tenancy across a cluster of servers and the ability to provide a primary/secondary failover configuration allowing for seamless transition of phone calls in the event of a hardware failure. View Now

Real Time Bidding with Erlang - An AOL success story

Join our next webinar to find out how the ADTECH division of AOL implemented a Real Time Bidding exchange in Erlang, how it interfaced with C++ components and how it performed when it was brought into a production environment with exponential growth. View Now

Finding the best way to connect people: Grindr builds an XMPP chat system based on MongooseIM

With 250-300k concurrent users every minute and 65 million chat messages per day, Grindr was challenged with finding a chat server engine that could both scale up to ever-increasing user load and cater to modern users’ needs.  View Now

Solving the Server Utilisation Crisis with OpenStack Cloud Infrastructure Automation

Sardina Systems raised utilisation in a 55000 server data center to 45%, saving $610 million over 4 years. Their solution is FishDirector - the world's first energy-optimizing and utilization-improving OpenStack management and automation system. View Now

Thinking like an Erlanger

The first encounter with Erlang is often a tough one since The Golden Trinity of Erlang - share nothing processes, fail-fast and failure handling - provides a mix of features not found in other languages. We will spend most of this webinar looking at how to design systems with asynchronous message passing between processes that do not share any memory. View Now

Discovering Riak 2.0- Infinite Scale Gets Easier

Join Basho Product experts as we take a deep dive into the Riak 2.0 features and capabilities.    View Now

Elvis (and how to properly rock in the Erlang World)

Elvis is an Erlang style-checker written in Erlang that you can run in your console or integrate nicely in your github projects. Erlang Solutions invites you to join our next webinar featuring Brujo Benavides (Inaka's CTO). He'll present an overview of Elvis, he will let you how it works and how it was built. He will also open the discussion about Erlang Guidelines and code styles. View Now

The story of Whisper - How the largest anonymous social network in the iTunes app store was built in Erlang

Whisper - the original - and largest - anonymous social network, was built from the ground-up using Erlang in only three months. Erlang significantly reduces development time, providing economies of scale to consumer app companies. View Now

Megaload - The Age of Load Testing

Megaload is a scalable, high performance load testing tool that provides automatic deployment on cloud environments allowing simulating a massive amount of load to stress the system. The powerful real time measurement system provides all information needed to monitor the tests through graphical user interface. View Now

WombatOAM - The best OAM tool your Erlang systems can get

Regardless of whether your company is using a proprietary system or Erlang based open source tools, and needs more visibility and a provision to integrate with your existing OAM infrastructure, this is a great opportunity to learn what difference WombatOAM can bring to your organisation. Erlang Solutions invites you to join Francesco Cesarini (Founder & Technical Director, Erlang Solutions) and Csaba Hoch (WombatOAM Developer & Expert, Erlang Solutions) to explore what WombatOAM provides and how it can help in monitoring your system. View Now

Leapsight Semantic Dataspace - for High Resolution Customer Engagament Marketing

Leapsight Semantic Dataspace (LSD) is an in-memory, distributed, deductive, semantic database that enables your business to capture, store and search highly-connected data in an RDF-inspired relational graph model. If you are looking to implement a NoSQL database, this webinar is a great opportunity to learn what difference LSD can bring to your business. View Now

Webinar Recording - Erlang in Gambling/Online Betting*

This webinar highlights how Erlang Solutions has provided essential expertise to bet365 in building, scaling and customizing their in-play platform, as well as mentoring and support services. View Now

Understanding the Erlang Scheduler

In Erlang there are different types of concurrent entities, processes, ports etc. This webinar will provide an overview of all the different types and explain, how the Erlang VM decides what should run where and when. View Now

Learning Erlang - Easier than you think

Erlang is much more powerful than languages such as Java or C++ and at the same time is a much simpler language and far easier to learn. Making the language easy to pick up was one of the original design goals of the Erlang development team. It doesn’t take much time to be able to benefit from its amazing features. It is dynamic language with simple and concise syntax, well suited for rapid prototyping of distributed systems. It was designed to build robust, fault-tolerant, highly concurrent applications. It allows light-weight massive concurrency, code change at runtime and makes both the development and maintenance easier as well as cheaper.   View Now

Riak NoSQL database - For scalability, distribution and fault tolerance

Riak is a cloud-ready, stable, online, linearly scalable, write-available database that enables your business to capture, store and search all kinds of crucial content. It is one of the most powerful open-source, distributed databases ever put into production. Erlang Solutions, a technology partner to ooVoo invites you to join Rune Skou Larsen (NoSQL & Riak Team lead at Erlang Solutions and Trifork) & Alexander Fok (Senior Director, System Architect at ooVoo) for an insightful discussion on the need for NoSQL databases and how you can implement Riak within your organization. View Now

Erlang in finance - Next generation of automated payment systems

See how Erlang programming language fits into the world of financial solutions. Join our webinar “Erlang in finance - Next generation of automated payment systems”. Erlang Solutions, and Tutuka invite you to join Rudolph Van Graan (Senior Consultant and Payment System Specialist at Erlang Solutions) & Shaun Hodgkiss (Technical Director at Tutuka) for an insightful discussion on how you can implement a highly scalable payment switch. Erlang Solutions has provided the essential expertise in building hugely scalable payment switches and continues to provide support for these services. Tutuka is a leader in the provision of prepaid cards with experience in building Erlang-powered payment systems. View Now

OpenFlow - Bringing new levels of network control

There is a lot of buzz about Software Defined Networking(SDN) and OpenFlow, which looks set to revolutionise IP networking. OpenFlow is a standard driven by the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) and it is a disruptive approach to networking, enabling new levels of network control. This Webinar provides you with the opportunity to learn more about OpenFlow and how to get your own OpenFlow switch for free. View Now

"Learning Erlang - the advantages of keeping things simple" - a Webinar by Torben Hoffmann and Robert Virding

Massive concurrency, fault-tolerance, process- isolation, distribution, soft-real time, hot code replacement have always been basic properties of Erlang which have fundamentally affected the design of both the language and Open Telecom Platform (OTP) library that Ericsson created on top of it. View Now

Implementing mobile messaging gateway for Velti

Erlang Solutions has successfully created a state of the art Mobile Messaging Gateway for a leading global mobile marketing company. Being one the fastest and most scalable gateway technologies in the market, the solution has been in use for mobile marketing campaigns, interactive messaging and mobile payments to a range of their customers across the media, gaming, telecoms and technology service provision sectors. If you are looking to implement a high capacity and extremely reliable, distributed SMS gateway which provides robust performance with innovative business opportunities, there is a lot to learn from this webinar View Now

Implementing Instant Messaging Solutions with Erlang

Erlang Solution, a technology partner to ooVoo invites you to join Michal Slaski & Alexander Fok for an insightful discussion on how you can implement highly scalable and high performance messaging solutions. Erlang Solution has provided the essential expertise to ooVoo (a fast growing social video and messaging platform) in building their messaging platform and continues to provide support for the service. View Now