[erlang-questions] Erlang in a WAN
Fri Mar 25 13:47:13 CET 2016
> We are using Syn in a distributed environment, so that's how we know which messages need to be routed to which processes.
> If we were to not use standard Erlang, then it would make things way more complicated: how would we know how to route a request then?
There are no free lunches. You're trying to create a globally distributed app. You can't just ignore the issues that come from that. We use syn, we support global deployments. Syn only runs in local clusters and users are handled wherever their closest cluster is.
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