Why choose Erlang
for web applications? Discover the answer hands-on by building a simple web service with this book. If you're an experienced web developer who knows basic
Erlang, you'll learn how to work with REST, dynamic content, web sockets, and concurrency through several examples. In the process, you'll see first-hand that Erlang
is ideal for building business-critical services.
Erlang was designed for fault-tolerant, non-stop telecom systems, and building applications with it requires a large set of skills. By the end of the book, you'll have the information you need to build a basic
web service and get it running.