[Haskell-cafe] Re: Generalizing three programs

Bjorn Lisper lisper at it.kth.se
Tue Feb 6 08:11:36 EST 2007

>Queuing theory is a very large and mature area of
>research, with many important applications in
>industry. It is not a coincidence that a certain
>telephone company named a functional programming
>language after Erlang, the founder of queuing

Erlang actually stands for "Ericsson Language". I think the alternative
interpretation is intentional, though.

Björn Lisper

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