Brian Cardarella on Adopting Elixir
About this Episode
Published January 28, 2021 |
Duration: 55:18 |
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Key Points From This Episode:
- Introducing today’s guest, DockYard’s Brian Cardarella.
- Why Brian doesn’t think Ember is relevant as a topic of conversation.
- What made Ruby on Rails the go-to language for a new generation of developers.
- The reasons for Ember’s failing, according to Brian.
- Brian’s transition from Ruby on Rails to Elixir.
- The challenges that come with organizing software conferences.
- Areas where Elixir is performing and lagging.
- Why Brian prefers supporting companies that do not have huge corporate backing.
- Hear why Brian wanted to introduce Elixir at DockYard.
- How Brian believes companies should go about adopting Elixir.
- The challenges that come with junior and senior developers.
- Brain talks about the intricacies of optional type systems and real type systems.
- How Elixir adoption should be performed.
- Brian describes Lumen’s characteristics.
Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:
BCardarella on Twitter - https://twitter.com/bcardarella
Brian Cardarella on Slack - BCardarella
Ember - https://emberjs.com/
Ruby on Rails - https://rubyonrails.org/
Elixir Ecosystem Survey 2020 results - https://elixirforum.com/t/2020-elixir-community-survey-results/34189/7
DHH - https://dhh.dk/
José Valim - https://github.com/josevalim
Johnny Boursquiat - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jboursiquot/
Dave Thomas - https://pragdave.me/
The Pragmatic Programmer Book https://pragprog.com/titles/elixir16/programming-elixir-1-6/
Bruce Tate - https://www.linkedin.com/in/bruce-tate-a836b/
Grox.io - https://grox.io/
Type Systems - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Type_system
TypeScript - https://www.typescriptlang.org/
Gleam - https://gleam.run/
Elm - https://elm-lang.org/
Python - https://www.python.org/
Elixir Case Studies - https://elixir-lang.org/blog/
Elixir Bridge - http://elixirbridge.org/
Lumen - https://github.com/lumen/lumen
Web Assembly Spec - https://github.com/WebAssembly/spec
Lumen Twitter - https://twitter.com/getlumen
DockYard - https://dockyard.com/
Netflix - https://about.netflix.com/en
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/
The Standells - https://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-standells-mn0000923618/biography
The Red Sox - https://www.mlb.com/redsox
Shipyard Beer - https://shipyard.com/
GoDaddy - https://za.godaddy.com/
ElixirConf - https://www.elixirconf.eu/
thoughtbot - https://thoughtbot.com/
Apple - https://www.apple.com/
Disqus - https://disqus.com/profile/login/
Special Guests: Brian Cardarella and Sundi Myint.