Join DockYard and The Big Elixir in the Big Easy

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Jean DerGurahian

Content Marketing Analyst

Jean DerGurahian

Join DockYard at The Big Elixir 2019 and hear Founder Brian Cardarella discuss the potential that the programming language Elixir offers companies looking for advanced technology in their organizations. The two-day event will be held November 7 and 8 at the Le Petit Theatre Du Vieux Carre in New Orleans.

More than ever, Elixir is becoming the go-to technology to solve a range of business problems in industries such as financial services, healthcare, agriculture, retail, and media and entertainment. The conference, dubbed Emerging Elixir, will explore innovations within the ecosystem and present a range of applications for Elixir, from distributed systems and Nerves to new real-time web application features built with LiveView.

Brian’s keynote will be held Thursday, November 7 at 9:30 am.

As a functional, concurrent language, Elixir is capable of building distributed, fault-tolerant applications to serve IT challenges that must rely on robust, web-scale, high-performing computing power. Areas such as big data, Internet of Things (IoT), and machine learning all are benefiting from applications built on Elixir architecture.

DockYard designs and develops custom software, mobile applications, websites, and Progressive Web Apps using Ember, React, Elixir, and other languages and frameworks. Adopted by tech giants including Google, IBM, Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, and Sony, these proven, open-source technologies also offer easy migration, long-term maintainability, and security, providing a solid foundation for robust digital products.

DockYard is a digital product agency offering custom software, mobile, and web application development consulting. We provide exceptional professional services in strategy, user experience, design, and full stack engineering to bring brilliant digital ideas into being for innovative brands such as Netflix, Apple, Zipcar, McGraw-Hill, Nasdaq, Harvard, Fidelity Investments, Constant Contact, CollegeVine, and WNYC, as well as funded startups. DockYard helps organizations transform ambitious, complex ideas into fully deployed apps using Ember.js, Elixir, and Phoenix. DockYard’s integrated approach allows us to solve problems quickly with stability, maintainability, and scalability. Our firm is smart, experienced, and deeply knowledgeable about modern application UX, design, and architecture. On the bleeding edge of technology, DockYard often pioneers the field, and invests heavily in the open source community. We also offer testing and QA, project management, training, support, and staff augmentation. And with consultants nationwide, we’ve got staff in key markets across the United States.


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