[Video 260] Garrett Smith: Why The Cool Kids Don’t Use Erlang

Erlang is not a new programming language; it’s scalable, highly concurrent,  reliable, and executes quickly. Given all of these factors, everyone should be using it, right?  So why aren’t they?  In this talk, Garrett Smith asks why more new applications aren’t being written in Erlang, and explores the issues that Erlang faces when trying to break into the larger world of software development.

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