Akka is in many ways a very innovative and yet robust technology. Now that it has become generally accepted that microservice-oriented architectures are a good idea, Akka will play an even more important role in the reactive system at large and already serves as a foundation for other reactive technologies such as the Play Framework and Lagom.
Akka team lead Roland Kuhn speaks to Takipi’s Alex Zhitnitsky about the road to building the (JAX- Innovation-Award-winning) technology behind Akka Streams, Akka HTTP and Akka Typed.
This year’s JAX Award for most innovative open tech went to Akka. Team Lead Roland Kuhn tells us what made the framework so popular and what lies on the road ahead.
JAX Award winner and Akka founder Jonas Bonér explains the success behind the JVM toolkit and how open source is the reason it exists.
Typesafe’s Jonas Bonér explains why the Reactive Manifesto is key for the for the future of high quality development – and why its good news for Java devs.
Rod Johnsons recent Scala Days keynote has provoked a strong reaction from the community. Does Scala necessarily need to become Java?
Typesafe’s Jamie Allen explains how useful anonymous actors are to capture context while processing asynchronous tasks
Latest version of Typesafes Java and Scala framework follows December update to Akka.
2013 is shaping up to be a big and exciting year in Java development. Heres five reasons why…
Is Scala too complicated for widespread adoption in Java teams, or is it that Devs who tinker around with things they dont fully understand make Scala seem overly complex?
Todays latest news is the surest indication so far that JVM language Scala has positioned itself to challenge Java and can only mean good things for Scala devs.
A fairly minor milestone on the road to Scala’s next version, but check out the number of projects popping up
With Scala as a language getting several new intricacies, you need a tool capable of testing them. Look no further…
A VMware sponsored project appears with its first final version – can it challenge Node and Akka?