Erlang vs. Hack

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Description

What is Erlang?

Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.

What is Hack?

Hack provides instantaneous type checking via a local server that watches the filesystem. It typically runs in less than 200 milliseconds, making it easy to integrate into your development workflow without introducing a noticeable delay.

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Why do developers choose Erlang?
  • Why do you like Erlang?

    Why do developers choose Hack?
    Why do you like Hack?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Erlang?
    No Cons submitted yet for Erlang
    Downsides of Erlang?

    What are the cons of using Hack?
    No Cons submitted yet for Hack
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    Companies

    What companies use Erlang?
    67 companies on StackShare use Erlang
    What companies use Hack?
    4 companies on StackShare use Hack

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Erlang?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang
    What tools integrate with Hack?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

    What are some alternatives to Erlang and Hack?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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