ElixirConf keynote: Elixir for the world

Whoa. If there is a more meaningful talk that the one @jessitron just gave at #ElixirConf, I haven’t seen it yet. — Raul Murciano (@happywebcoder) October 2, 2015 Video http://confreaks.tv/videos/elixirconf2015-keynote-elixir-should-take-over-the-world Slides with notes Big PDF with notes (15M) Slides only (on speakerdeck) References Camille Fournier on distributed systems: video Caitie McCaffrey on stateful services: video  Denise Jacobs, creativity: video Marty …

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Stacking responsibilities

TL;DR – Support decisions with automation and information; give people breadth of responsibility; let them learn from the results of their choices. When I started writing software in 1999, The software development cycle was divided into stages, ruled over by project management. Business people decided what to build to support the customers. Developers coded it. …

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