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Pavlo Baron
Fighter of huge amounts of chaotic data, mostly using computer science
codecentric AG

Pavlo Baron is lead architect with codecentric AG. His passion are distributed systems and large data sets – the infrastructure behind what they call Big Data. Pavlo is frequent conference speaker and has written four German books: "Big Data for IT Decision Makers", “Erlang/OTP”, “Pragmatic IT Architecture” and “Fragile Agile”.

Twitter: @pavlobaron

Pavlo Baron is Giving the Following Talks
1000 Actors, One Chaos Monkey and... Everything OK

This is a pure live demo without slides. I fire up an Erlang VM instance, in which I'll activate 1000 parallel actors. Then I'll send out a chaos monkey to produce unpredictible and partially critical situations in the system. During the demo I'll explain, how this situations are being managed and solved in the running system. Also, the basic mechanisms of the Erlang VM as well as relevant parts of the ecosystem will be explained.

Talk objectives: Explain Erlang approach to parallelism and OTP supervision through live demo

Target audience: Developers, Erlang newbies