[erlang-questions] About Erlang system performance
Fri Nov 9 16:13:59 CET 2012
It was(*) also true that the Shootout test where optimized to not suite
(*) 2005, things may have changed.
On Fri, 2012-11-09 at 16:04 +0100, Jesper Louis Andersen wrote:
> On Nov 9, 2012, at 9:42 AM, hume npx <> wrote:
> > Hi, all:
> In addition to other excellent responses, I would like to add the concept of latency on top. Most of the languages you compare to are focused more on throughput than on latency in the sense of concurrency and handling of concurrency. For certain problems, like heavy number crunching, this is *exactly* what you want.
> On the other hand, if you are worried how quickly you respond back, then you are probably more served by picking Erlang as a tool.
> One could say that Erlang is not really optimized for the Shootout benchmarks as much as for other kinds of problems.
> Jesper Louis Andersen
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