Elixir vs Elm: What are the differences?
What is Elixir? Dynamic, functional language designed for building scalable and maintainable applications. Elixir leverages the Erlang VM, known for running low-latency, distributed and fault-tolerant systems, while also being successfully used in web development and the embedded software domain.
Elixir and Elm can be primarily classified as "Languages" tools.
"Concurrency" is the top reason why over 124 developers like Elixir, while over 37 developers mention "Code stays clean" as the leading cause for choosing Elm.
Elixir and Elm are both open source tools. It seems that Elixir with 15.6K GitHub stars and 2.22K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Elm with 5.3K GitHub stars and 424 GitHub forks.
Resultados Digitais, NoRedInk, and Poll Everywhere are some of the popular companies that use Elixir, whereas Elm is used by NoRedInk, Brilliant, and RolePoint. Elixir has a broader approval, being mentioned in 177 company stacks & 190 developers stacks; compared to Elm, which is listed in 27 company stacks and 35 developer stacks.
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