Erlang Factory SF is the place to be for anyone interested in highly scalable, concurent systems. Join us and find out why!

'> Erlang Factory SF Bay Area 2014

Erlang Factory SF is the place to be for anyone interested in highly scalable, concurent systems. Join us and find out why!


Videos and Slides uploaded on speakers' profiles

Erlang Factory 2014 was great, see you in 2015!

Check out some coverage of the event in HuffPost Code, the interviews with Dave Thomas on Dr. Dobbs and with Jose Valim on O'Reilly website, as well as Kenji Rikitake's review on his blog.

See you on 26-27 March 2015!


José Valim

Keynote: Catalyse Change
Creator of Elixir and Ruby on Rails Core Team member

Dave Thomas

Keynote: Catalyse Change
Pragmatic Programmer turned Publisher

Mike Williams

Keynote: What Programming is Really About
Co-inventor of Erlang

Robert Virding

Training - Erlang Express
Training - OTP Express
Co-Inventor of Erlang, Principal Language Expert at Erlang Solutions

Bruce Tate

Pipe Dreams - Getting More out of Elixir Pipes

Fred Hebert

Planning for Overload
Engineer on Heroku's Routing Team, Distributed Systems Enthusiast

Bob Ippolito

Intro to Haskell for Erlangers
Entrepreneur in Retirement

Brett Cameron

From delayed polling to Real-Time Telematics with RabbitMQ and Erlang
Senior Architect with Hewlett Packard's corporate Cloud Services

Natalya Arbit

From delayed polling to Real-Time Telematics with RabbitMQ and Erlang
Senior web developer at Lucid Logistics

Stuart Bailey

Software Defined Networking
CTO of InfoBlox

Kenji Rikitake

Star Trek revisited
Erlang/OTP enthusiast and BSD advocate

Natalia Chechina

Scalable Distributed Erlang
Research Associate at the University of Glasgow

Fernando "Brujo" Benavides

Lucene Server: From Erlang to Java and Back Again
Argentinian Erlanger / Director of Engineering at Inaka

Duncan McGreggor

LFE from 0 to 120kph... in 45 Minutes
Concurrency Passion Community

Brian Mitchell

Live Distributed Spying
Distributed Systems Engineer

Sergey Savenko

Erlang IDE done right
Erlang plugin for Intellij IDEA Contributor

Jay Nelson

Eliminating Single Process Bottlenecks with ETS Concurrency Patterns
A concurrent, multitasking engineer who avoids collecting his own garbage.

Vladimir Kirillov

An Open Erlang PaaS Done Right
Bridging Erlang Dev and Ops

Frank Hunleth

Building an IP Network Camera
Embedded Software Developer

Johnny Winn

The Polyglot in the Code - An Elixir/Ruby Mashup
Rugby Player with a Ruby Problem & Rocketeer @ Hashrocket

Laura M. Castro

A Backpack to Go the Extra-Functional Mile
Teacher and Learner, Researcher and Finder, Traveler and Stayer.

Robby Clements

Distributed Robots with Elixir
Great hair. Also robots.

Josh Adams

Distributed Robots with Elixir
Chief Elixirologist at Elixirsips

Henning Diedrich

Scaling ACID SQL: VoltDB
Creator of Erlvolt & CEO of Eonblast

Melinda Toth

RefactorErl supports your Daily Work!
Leader of the RefactorErl Project

James Aimonetti

Training - Kazoo
Senior Distributed Systems Engineer at 2600hz

Sergey Ignatov

Erlang IDE done right
IntelliJ Developer and Creator of Erlang Plugin for IDEA

Bernard Duggan

Sneaking Erlang in Through the Back Door
Senior Telephony Software Engineer

Yurii Rashkovskii

Bitcoin & Elixir: Living the Cutting Edge
Entrepreneur (, Spawnfest Organiser and Elixir Committer

Marcos Almonacid

SumoDB: a Clean Persistence Layer for Erlang/OTP
Erlanger at Inaka, Open Source Author/Contributor

Garrett Smith

Erlang + CZMQ: Scalable, Secure, Cross Language Messaging
Programmer-In-Anger at CloudBees

Garret Smith

Controlling Datacenter Cooling Infrastructure
Control System Architect @ SynapSense

C. Thomas Stover

Comparison and Commentary on "Application Operating System"
Sr. Software Engineer @ Alert Logic

Louis-Philippe Gauthier

Performance Optimization 101
Developer Team Lead AdGear Trader, Infrastructure Engineering

Lukas Larsson

Memory Management: Battle Stories
Erlang VM Developer

Enrique Paz Perez

Caching Strategies for an Erlang Based Web Stack
Erlang Passionate Architect @ Spilgames

Kostis Sagonas

On the Scalability of the Erlang Virtual Machine and its Term Storage
Tools Guy with an Academic Interest in Erlang

Christopher Meiklejohn

Verified Vector Clocks: An Unexpected Journey
Software Engineer @ Basho and Graduate Student

Bryan Hughes

Connecting the Internet of Things
CTO and Founder @ Go Factory

Maxim Sokhatsky

N2O - The Most Powerful Web Framework
Erlang Monk

Benoît Chesneau

Scaling HTTP Connections
Web Craftsman

Francois Orsini

Real-Time Performance at Massive Scale
VP of Platform / Chief Architect @ Machine Zone

Kresten Krab Thorup

Erjang - With the JVM under the Hood
Hacker, CTO @ Trifork

Richard Carlsson

Cool Tools & Gadgets Trackhost
Yak Farmer @ Klarna

Russell Branca

Next Generation Databases & Analytics Trackhost
Programmer @ Cloudant

Tom Santero

Scalability & Multi-core Trackhost
Technical Evangelist @ Basho

Tobias Lindahl

Erlang VM Trackhost
Gorilla Inductionist @ Klarna

Kyle Patterson

Meta-programming with Elixir Trackhost
Senior Software Engineer @ Sqor

Peter Defebvre

Case Studies and Architecture Trackhost
Software Engineer @ 2600hz

Day 1, March 6, 2014

Tap on hour to see the talks

9:00 - 9:15


Crystal Ballroom

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

12:20 - 14:00


15:45 - 16:05

Coffee Break

18:00 - 22:00

Lightning Talks and Erlounge

Day 2, March 7, 2014

Tap on hour to see the talks

10:00 - 10:15

The OTP Roadmap

10:15 - 10:35

Coffee Break

12:20 - 14:00


15:45 - 16:05

Coffee Break

17:50 - 18:00

Closing Notes