[Haskell-cafe] Microsoft's Craig Mundie outlines the future of computing

Lihn, Steve horng_twu_lihn at merck.com
Thu Sep 25 12:14:55 EDT 2008


"We have to see a paradigm change in the way we write applications." He
also said that software development hasn't graduated to become a formal
engineering discipline. "The resilience of systems is not up to the
task," he said. "We have to master the transition to a parallel
programming environment, with highly distributed, concurrent systems.
It's nascent at this point but it's required to achieve these

Sounds like Haskell will fit well in this future world.

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