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This week in Elixir

KaufmannEx - Elixir Microservices with Kafka and Avro
KaufmannEx is a library for building highly parallel Kafka backed services in Elixir. This blog post looks at its features, structures.

Automated Fault Tolerance Using the Circuit Breaker Pattern
Check out this article on how the fine folks at Teachers Pay Teachers use the Circuit Breaker pattern to make their site more reliable.

Google Summer of Code 2018 Projects
Once again Elixir is participating in Google Summer of Code 2018. In this post, we’ll have a look at the active projects.

Generate UUID Fields in Phoenix with PostgreSQL
A little TIL about how to auto-generate UUID fields automatically in Phoenix with Postgresql.

Move Code Around Without Downtime
This post discusses how Elixir makes fail-overs incredible easy and how the BEAM’s distributed virtual machine makes it super easy to move state across machines, nodes, servers, data centers and even planets.

Even more from around the Elixir community

Dual Cert RSA/ECDSA Server with Erlang/OTP 21 Blog post

ExVenture Updates for June 2018 Blog post

Using Phoenix with Webpack and Docker Blog post

Elixir API and Elm SPA - Part 5: Persisting Session Data to Localstorage Blog post

Elixir and Phoenix: Basic Passwordless and Databaseless Authentication (pt.2) Blog post

My Experience Learning Elixir with Books Blog post

Getting Started with Horde’s Distributed Supervisor / Registry Blog post

On Graphvix - Part 5 Blog post

Ecto.Observable - Bring Observability to Your Repos! Project update

hierarch - Hierarchy for Ecto Models with Postgres Ltree Project update

Drab v0.9.0 Released! Project update

Extensor - Tensorflow Bindings for Inference in Elixir Project update

Lispex - a Lisp Interpreter in Elixir Project update

That's it for this round, have a great day!
@rrrene from ElixirWeekly

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