Lessons learned from a big Elixir refactoring ElixirStatus is 2 years old!

Choosing Elixir for the Code, not the Performance

I wrote up some thoughts on how elixir helps you improve your code and why we should choose it for the code, and not just the performance. Because in the end, code clarity, understandability and extensibility is what mostly matters more than raw performance.

https://pragtob.wordpress.com/2017/07/26/choosing-elixir-for-the-code-not-the-performance/

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Credo, a new static code analysis tool that acts as a code linter, but also focusses on teaching coding practices and code consistency.