How to build Elixir project, integrated to Phoenix app?

Nico Mihalich, developer from DockYard, will show you how to level up your Phoenix Project with OTP
17 August 2017   500

This video will show you how to develop a fully functional Elixir project, integrated into a Phoenix app.

Elixir and Phoenix really extends the toolkit for building web apps. There is a whole new world in Phoenix, with it's features, routers, controllers and pathes to create quality, reliable products. In this report, Nico Mihalich from DockYard will demonstate it to you.

During this video, Nico will take practical approach and will build a small app in Elixir, guiding you step-by-step and describing what features and strong sides of Elixir he uses and why.

You will get familiar with:

  • GenServer 
  • OTP
  • backpressure management 
  • synchronous vs asynchronous calls 
  • testing strategy
  • integration into a Phoenix application. 

 This report will fit both for beginners and intermediate Elixir coders.

ElixirLangMoscow Meetup #7

Meetup will be held on February 15th, Thursday, in Moscow, Pyatnitsky Lane 2
22 January 2018   256

Club ElixirLangMoscow invites all lovers of Elixir, Erlang and functional programming languages to the next meeting of our club. This time the event was decided to be held in the "Dear, I will call back" bar. Because, what could be better than listening to interesting reports for a glass of beer. And even in the company of friends!


We are waiting for two cool reports and a free microphone for those who have something to say.

Dmitry Rubinstein

Topic: “Introduction to Agala

Dmitry Rubinstein
Dmitry Rubinstein

The report will highlight the Agala framework - a platform for real-time interaction with third-party services. Currently, this platform has implemented bots for Telegram and Vk, which are used in the combat environment in our company. Let's analyze the main differences from the known solutions for creating bots on Elixir, consider the internal structure of the platform and learn how to support any necessary third-party service.

Dmitry Rubinstein

Alexandr Shorin 

Topic: “Apache CouchDB: more than a database with HTTP API

Alexandr Shorin
Alexandr Shorin

This will be an introductory report with Apache CouchDB and its ecosystem. Main features and capabilities. Details of the implementation of the replication protocol and why this is important. Forks: Couchbase, Cloudant - what are the differences and why should not they be confused with the original project. The history of clustering, what happened in the end in 2.0 and how it works. What is interesting about the new release and where the project is heading.

Alexandr Shorin 

As a pleasant chip, the bar will prepare an "Elixir" cocktail especially for us. Admission is free, everyone pays their bill.

The event has an age limit of 18+. Register for free.