Erlang is a general-purpose functional programming language and garbage-collection system. It is open source and receives commercial support from a few companies, among which is Sony Ericsson. This forum is dedicated to every topic related to Erlang. To ask a new question, click on “Ask a new question” and to answer a question, click on “Answer a question.” This forum gives you the opportunity to interact and learn from Erlang developers from all levels of experience. Originally, Erlang was designed to help improve the development of telephony applications. You will also learn about Elixir and Lisp Flavored Erlang on this forum.