As Developers we’re always on the lookout for new and shiny tools. Technology is changing fast and it seems like that pace is only increasing. According to it’s website, Elixir sounds like one of those shiny new tools: “Elixir is a dynamic, functional language designed for building scalable and maintainable applications.”. At the end of the day tools are just tools so the question is: is it worth it to learn and use this new tool.
In this talk I’d like to elaborate on the features which make Elixir shiny and evaluate if it’s a tool worth learning.
Session Level: Beginner