Francesco Cesarini

Francesco Cesarini
Technical Director, Founder, Erlang Solutions Ltd

Website | @FrancescoC

Francesco Cesarini is the founder and Technical Director of Erlang Solutions. He has used Erlang on a daily basis since 1995, starting his career as an intern at Ericsson’s computer science laboratory, the birthplace of Erlang. He moved on to Ericsson’s Erlang training and consulting arm where he worked on the R1 release of OTP, applying it to turnkey solutions and flagship telecom applications. In 1999, soon after Erlang was released as open source, he founded what has today become Erlang Solutions. With offices in seven countries and three continents, they have become the go to partners for scalable, highly available end to end solutions, running conference sand providing support, consulting, training, certification and systems development. As Technical Director, Francesco is leading the development and consulting teams at Erlang Solutions adb is responsible for the product and research strategies of the company. He is also the co-author of Erlang Programming, a book published by O’Reilly. He lectured at the IT University of Gothenburg for over a decade, and since 2010, teaches the concurrency oriented programming course at Oxford University. You can find him rambling on twitter using the handle @FrancescoC.

Sessions

Software Architecture
Location: D136
Francesco Cesarini (Erlang Solutions Ltd)
Average rating: ****.
(4.37, 19 ratings)
Erlang's basic features are a perfect match for massively concurrent, distributed cloud environments. Being rooted in an actor model with no shared memory, the complexity of multi-core programming is hidden from the developers, allowing them to focus on the program. This tutorial will introduce Erlang and its actor model, explaining how it is positioning itself to win the multi-core challenge. Read more.
Software Architecture
Location: D139/140
Francesco Cesarini (Erlang Solutions Ltd)
Average rating: ****.
(4.17, 6 ratings)
A programming language is not enough to build massively scalable fault tolerant cloud based solutions. You need middleware, architectural patterns and tools fit for the purpose. Erlang is no exception. This talk introduces OTP, the defacto framework that comes as part of the Erlang distribution and for decades, has stopped programmers from reinventing the wheel. Read more.

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