Erlang On NixOS - Managing And Releasing Erlang Systems In The Cloud With A Fully Declarative Package Manager

Eric Merritt
Co-Author of 'Erlang and OTP in Action'

In this talk we will discuss how to manage Erlang dependencies with the Nix package manager and how to use the Nix system to deliver declaratively described images containing an Erlang Release to cloud platforms.

Talk objectives:

To educate the audiance about the value of using a functional, declarative package management system to deliver functional, declarative systems.

Target audience:

Developers actively deploying Erlang systems and those interested in deploying Erlang System.


Co-author of Erlang and OTP in Action, open source contributor, Erlang Engineer.

GitHub: ericbmerritt

Twitter: @ericbmerritt

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