Introducing Erlang – A gentle, effective guide to a challenging programming language – #bookreview

Introducing Erlang Simon St. Laurent (O’Reilly – paperback, Kindle) Erlang has come a long way since it began its odd life in the 1980s as a programming language for telephone switching systems, specifically Swedish-made, Ericsson telephone switching systems. Today, the language and its Open Telecom Platform libraries are gaining new converts among serious practitioners of … Continue reading Introducing Erlang – A gentle, effective guide to a challenging programming language – #bookreview

Learn You Some Erlang for Great Good! – A hefty, humorous, wide-ranging how-to guide – #erlang #programming #bookreview

Learn You Some Erlang for Great Good! Fred Hébert (No Starch Press – paperback, Kindle) Two decades ago, I worked for Swedish telecom giant Ericsson, grinding out software specifications, user manuals and other documentation. I was part of a small group in Texas that was supposed to help adapt Swedish-made computers and software to the … Continue reading Learn You Some Erlang for Great Good! – A hefty, humorous, wide-ranging how-to guide – #erlang #programming #bookreview