What is Erlang?
Erlang is a programming language used to build massively scalable soft real-time systems with requirements on high availability. Some of its uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance.Erlang Quickstart
What is OTP?
OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems. It includes its own distributed database, applications to interface towards other languages, debugging and release handling tools.Getting Started with OTP
- Erlang/OTP 24.2 is the second maintenance patch release for OTP 24, with mostly bug fixes as well as a few improvements.
- This blog post discusses the parallel signal sending optimization that recently got merged into the master branch (scheduled to be included in Erlang/OTP 25). The optimization improves signal sending throughput when several processes send signals ...
- A new version of erlang.org has been launched!