Phoenix Channels – a Distributed PubSub and Presence Platform – Sonny Scroggin

Channels are a really exciting and powerful part of the Phoenix Framework. They allow us to easily add soft-realtime features to our applications. Channels are based on a simple idea – sending and receiving messages.
In this talk, we’ll take a look under the hood and learn how to build incredibly powerful, event driven systems with Phoenix Channels. We’ll also look at how Phoenix makes it easier to track presence in a distributed system.

Posted on July 22, 2016