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Axum - New Concurrent Language from MS

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 21:25:45 -0400 (CLT)

"Axum is a language that builds upon the architecture of the Web and
principles of isolation, actors, and message-passing to increase
application safety, responsiveness, scalability, and developer
productivity.

Other advanced concepts we are exploring are data flow networks,
asynchronous methods, and type annotations for taming side-effects."

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/devlabs/dd795202.aspx

Programmer's Guide -
http://download.microsoft.com/download/B/D/5/BD51FFB2-C777-43B0-AC24-BDE3C88E231F/Axum%20Programmers%20Guide.pdf

Agents, messages, channels, (typed) ports...

Andrew

Protocol Support

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 21:27:28 -0400 (CLT)

From my minimal experience with Erlang, the protocol support seems like it
might be useful.

Andrew

Erlang Influence?

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 21:48:21 -0400 (CLT)

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/axum/thread/b031a7e6-53da-49ba-9f31-2ec4d576c4aa/

Andrew

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