[erlang-questions] Nomenclature straw-poll

Richard Jones <>
Thu Mar 6 17:17:31 CET 2014


Java, Scala & Clojure are all JVM languages / they all run on the JVM.

Erlang, LFE & Elixir all run on the:

- EVM
- BEAM
- Erlang VM
- Other (please specify)


I started saying EVM, because it has VM in it and sounds modern and trendy.
BEAM is a bit abstract.


RJ



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