Episodes
David Yamnitsky joins the mix to discuss tangram.dev and how to use it to add Machine Learning features to your Elixir applications. He also goes into how it is built and how it provides you with a basic level of AI that integrates nicely with Elixir. Panel Allen WymaCharles Max WoodSascha Wolf Guest David Yamnitsky Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tv Links tangram.devGitHub: tangramdotdev/tangramTangram for ElixirAdventures...
Published 10/20/21
Ben Moss joins the Mix to discuss Event Sourcing and CQRS in Elixir. Event sourcing is the practice of logging data across logged series of events and then reconstructing data from the events. CQRS is focused on keeping read and write operations from conflicting. Panel Adi IyengarAllen WymaSascha Wolf Guest Ben Moss Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tvPodcastBootcamp.io Links GitHub | commanded/commandedEvent StoreTackling software...
Published 10/13/21
Randy Coulman joins the Mix this week to discuss ConfigCat's SDK for Elixir. Since ConfigCat doesn't have an Elixir SDK, they built one internally in their application. Randy discusses how that worked out and how you could do that if your services don't offer Elixir SDK's. Panel Allen WymaSascha Wolf Guest Randy Coulman Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tvPodcastBootcamp.io Links Elixir SDK for ConfigCatInfluxDB CloudConfigCat entr...
Published 10/06/21
The Elixir Mix panel takes the helm to talk about helping onboard and transition new developers onto an Elixir team. They discuss helping developers who may not have an Elixir background. They also advise Chuck on how to make a career transition since he's considering a jump into an Elixir job from his current role as a Rails developer. Panel Allen Wyma Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Level Up |...
Published 09/29/21
The Elixir Mix panel takes the helm to talk about helping onboard and transition new developers onto an Elixir team. They discuss helping developers who may not have an Elixir background. They also advise Chuck on how to make a career transition since he's considering a jump into an Elixir job from his current role as a Rails developer. Panel Allen WymaCharles Max WoodSascha Wolf Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up |...
Published 09/29/21
Brian Underwood joins the mix to discuss his recent project where he created a game that would push more and more load onto a genserver to see at what point the performance and usability begins to degrade. The discussion includes an exploration of what this means as your application grows. Panel Allen Wyma Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf  Guest Brian Underwood  Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Level Up | Devchat.tv PodcastBootcamp.io Links How...
Published 09/22/21
Brian Underwood joins the mix to discuss his recent project where he created a game that would push more and more load onto a genserver to see at what point the performance and usability begins to degrade. The discussion includes an exploration of what this means as your application grows. Panel Allen WymaCharles Max WoodSascha Wolf  Guest Brian Underwood  Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tvPodcastBootcamp.io Links How Far Can I...
Published 09/22/21
AJ Foster is a developer at Pluralsight. He talks about the course he made for Pluralsight about Elixir and then talks about how Elixir was brought into Pluralsight, both into their catalog of courses as well as into the tech stack for the company. Panel Allen Wyma Eric Bolikowski Sascha Wolf  Guest AJ Foster Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Level Up | Devchat.tv PodcastBootcamp.io Links Elixir: The Big Picture Keith Elder - Building A...
Published 09/15/21
AJ Foster is a developer at Pluralsight. He talks about the course he made for Pluralsight about Elixir and then talks about how Elixir was brought into Pluralsight, both into their catalog of courses as well as into the tech stack for the company. Panel Allen WymaEric BolikowskiSascha Wolf  Guest AJ Foster Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tvPodcastBootcamp.io Links Elixir: The Big PictureKeith Elder - Building A Highly Scalable...
Published 09/15/21
Charles Max Wood explains how podcasting has repeatedly opened up opportunities for him to move his career forward. He dives into how it helped early in his career, how he was able to use it as a tool to find freelance clients, and how it can take you beyond a full time senior developer job into coaching or courses. If you'd like to learn how to start your own podcast, go to podcastbootcamp.io Panel Charles Max Wood
Published 09/03/21
Fernando Hamasaki joins the mix to discuss Miss Elixir, where it came from, and what it is. He specifically discusses the application it came from and how it gets used today. Panel Adi Iyengar Allen Wyma Guest Fernando Hamasaki de Amorim  Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Level Up | Devchat.tv PodcastBootcamp.io Links Miss Elixir Adopting Elixir at FindHotel Add List.intersection/2 12 Retired Myths What do you...
Published 09/01/21
Fernando Hamasaki joins the mix to discuss Miss Elixir, where it came from, and what it is. He specifically discusses the application it came from and how it gets used today. Panel Adi IyengarAllen Wyma Guest Fernando Hamasaki de Amorim  Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tvPodcastBootcamp.io Links Miss ElixirAdopting Elixir at FindHotelAdd List.intersection/212 Retired MythsWhat do you miss?ecto_commonsFindHotel...
Published 09/01/21
Tej Pochiraju joins the mix to discuss Progressive Web Apps and how you can support them using Elixir and Phoenix. Tej is also an IoT developer, so he discusses how you can tie this all to IoT as well. Panel Allen WymaSascha Wolf Guest Tej Pochiraju Sponsors Dev Influencers AcceleratorLevel Up | Devchat.tv Links Progressive Web Apps & Elixir PhoenixGitHub: Tej Pochiraju ( tejpochiraju ) Twitter: Tej Pochiraju ( @tejpochiraju...
Published 08/25/21
Tej Pochiraju joins the mix to discuss Progressive Web Apps and how you can support them using Elixir and Phoenix. Tej is also an IoT developer, so he discusses how you can tie this all to IoT as well. Panel Allen Wyma Sascha Wolf Guest Tej Pochiraju Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Level Up | Devchat.tv Links Progressive Web Apps & Elixir Phoenix GitHub: Tej Pochiraju ( tejpochiraju ) Twitter: Tej Pochiraju ( @tejpochiraju...
Published 08/25/21
Ivan Rublev is the author of the open source library, Domo, which provides type validations for Elixir applications. He discusses the types of validations it does and the tradeoffs you get when you can validate the structure of your structs. Panel Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf Guest Ivan Rublev  Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links GitHub | IvanRublev/Domo domo | Hex Twitter: Ivan Rublev ( @LevviBraun ) Picks Charles- Rhythm of...
Published 08/18/21
Ivan Rublev is the author of the open source library, Domo, which provides type validations for Elixir applications. He discusses the types of validations it does and the tradeoffs you get when you can validate the structure of your structs. Panel Charles Max WoodSascha Wolf Guest Ivan Rublev  Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links GitHub | IvanRublev/Domodomo | HexTwitter: Ivan Rublev ( @LevviBraun ) Picks Charles- Rhythm of WarCharles-...
Published 08/18/21
Charles Max Wood explains the default path that developers seem to follow in their career and why that doesn't give developers the fulfillment they're looking for. He then walks through some of the options to change the direction of your career. Panel Charles Max Wood
Published 08/13/21
Charles Max Wood takes the lead this week. He and Adi Iyengar discuss what Top End Devs are and what people should be doing to become Top End Devs. They start out discussing the default trajectory of a developer's career and then talk about how to get boosts off that line and into higher levels of achievement and fulfillment. Panel Adi Iyengar Charles Max Wood Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Picks Adi- Build Your Own Web Framework in Elixir Adi-...
Published 08/11/21
Charles Max Wood takes the lead this week. He and Adi Iyengar discuss what Top End Devs are and what people should be doing to become Top End Devs. They start out discussing the default trajectory of a developer's career and then talk about how to get boosts off that line and into higher levels of achievement and fulfillment. Panel Adi IyengarCharles Max Wood Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Picks Adi- Build Your Own Web Framework in ElixirAdi- ADI...
Published 08/11/21
Louis Pilfold is the creator of the Gleam programming language. He explains what Gleam is and tells us where it came from. He then dives into why he wrote a statically typed language for the BEAM, the challenges involved, and its strengths for programming and tooling. Panel Adi Iyengar Allen Wyma Charles Max Wood Eric Bolikowski Sascha Wolf Guest Louis Pilfold Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links Gleam News - Gleam GitHub |...
Published 08/04/21
This week, the panel gets in and talks about Elixir is not just a specialty language for high concurrency applications with specific performance profiles. They dive into how Elixir can be used in a variety of cases and how it is set up as a language that allows you to solve the breadth of issues that other popular languages solve without being specialized to them. Panel Adi Iyengar Allen Wyma Sascha Wolf Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links Erlang...
Published 07/27/21
Shortcode: The panel talks about how to manage state in Elixir applications. Sometimes you can get away with internal structures like gen servers and ETS and other times you have to reach to external systems like redis, mongodb, or postgreSQL. This episode will walk you through the ins and outs of managing state and what your options are and what the tradeoffs are between those options. Panel Allen Wyma Eric Bolikowski Sascha Wolf Sponsors Dev Influencers...
Published 07/21/21
Luca Peppe built a health check and heartbeat system for the systems at work in Elixir. While the implementation uses many basic features from Elixir and Phoenix, the way that it underscores the fundamentals of Elixir is helpful for both the experienced and the new Elixir developer. Panel Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf Guest Luca Peppe Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links How to easily create a healthcheck endpoint for your Phoenix app, the Elixir way GitHub |...
Published 07/14/21
This week, we talk with Yiming Chen about how drilled into the root cause of some slow requests and how it turned out to be an issue with Elixir's own Regex module. We talk about how they monitor performance at Tubi, what they tried to solve the issue, and how they ssh'ed into production to run more detailed performance monitoring. Panel Adi Iyengar Allen Wyma Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf Guest Yiming Chen Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links How we discovered a...
Published 07/07/21
The panel discusses their development setups, their journeys getting them to where they are now, and the tools they use while they're developing software in Elixir and with Phoenix. Panel Adi Iyengar Allen Wyma Charles Max Wood Sascha Wolf Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator Links Atom Spacemacs Neovim  IntelliJ IDEA GitHub | KronicDeth/intellij-elixir GitHub | hlissner/doom-emacs entr(1) GitHub | tmux-plugins/tmux-resurrect GitHub |...
Published 06/30/21