Arjan Scherpenisse

Founder at Botsquad; Elixir fanboy

Arjan Scherpenisse is an experienced Elixir and Erlang developer with a background in AI. After freelancing as a full-stack developer for several years, he founded Botsquad, an Elixir-powered chatbot platform and agency. Besides coding, he enjoys teaching and transferring his knowledge to the next generation of software developers.

Deploying phoenix at the speed of light

Audience: Intermediate

CI/CD systems and docker can become frustrating to work with when your project grows. Especially with monorepo-projects like Phoenix, where you ship frontend and backend as part of the same release. The days where you could quickly fix a typo or styling mistake on the server are finally behind us.

Luckily we can leverage the dynamic nature of the BEAM to enable faster updates, even in a container. In this talk Arjan will present several methods to speed up the deployment of frontend assets and templates.