Milos explaned some of the benefits of our move to Elixir, namely:

  • Vastly improved performance, handling several hundred cameras per m1 AWS instance versus <100 per instance.
  • Auto-recovery at the process level.
  • A “utility scale” architecture whereby we can reuse our code on the gateway devices and on the server. Some slides here:

Elixir at Evercam (By Milos Mosic) from Evercam – Making Cameras Programmable