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Introduction to Cloud Haskell. An approach to distributed programming in Haskell

Alen Ribic will give us an introduction to Cloud Haskell.

Cloud Haskell is a domain-specific language for developing programs for a distributed computing environment. Implemented as a shallow embedding in Haskell, it provides a message passing communication model, inspired by Erlang, without introducing incompatibility with Haskell’s established shared-memory concurrency.

Alan Ribic is a programmer, currently working for Oracle.
His current area of interest is in understanding complexity of large software systems. Focus is on difficulty of testing and informal reasoning rather than computational complexity.

http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Cloud_Haskell
http://alenribic.com/writings/post/raspberry-pi-in-a-haskell-cloud
https://github.com/haskell-distributed/distributed-process

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  • Alen R.

    January 15, 2013

  • Andreas P.

    Here is the Coursera programming languages link we talked about:
    https://www.coursera.org/course/proglang

    January 14, 2013

  • Alen R.

    In the talk...

    - Fundamentals of Cloud Haskell
    - Tutorial
    - A brief look at Cloud Haskell and embedded systems
    - Current state and Future work

    Hope to see you all there this evening.

    January 14, 2013

  • Andreas P.

    Alen asked if we could move this session to January 14th seeing that
    most people are away now.
    So we will be taking a break this month, but hope to see you all for a
    very exciting talk in January :-)

    1 · December 5, 2012

  • Theunis

    damn, really wanted to attend this, but I will be away.

    December 4, 2012

    • Rehno L.

      Ah too bad buddy - your loss ;) I'm looking forward to it

      December 4, 2012

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