Episode 075: Visiting the Actor's Studio with Jonas Bonér

Jonas Bonér: @jboner | jonasboner.com

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00:57 - Welcome, Jonas!

02:34 - Early Investigations Into Erlang and Choosing Scala

The Akka Project 

09:25 - Message Passing

Designing for Scalability with Erlang/OTP: Implement Robust, Fault-Tolerant Systems

The Reactive Manifesto

17:52 - Simple, Complicated, and Complex Problems/Systems

Jonas Bonér: Without Resilience, Nothing Else Matters @ EUC17

“Complex systems run in degraded mode.” ~ Richard Cook

23:11 - Using Actors and The Actor World

31:57 - Elixir Agents and Tasks

36:44 - Five Behind The Code

1. What’s your most memorable failure?

2. Is what you gained from it ^ worth the experience of enduring it?

3. What is your favorite movie?

4. Who is your favorite actor or actress?

5. If they were to make a movie about your life, what actor would play you?