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Reactive Streams and Microservices With Akka

Listen to the two latest podcasts from Typesafe interviewing Konrad Malawski and Jonas Bonér about reactive streams and microservices.

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Microservices! They are everywhere, or at least, the term is. When should you use a microservice architecture? What factors should be considered when making that decision? Do the benefits outweigh the costs? Why is everyone so excited about them, anyway?  Brought to you in partnership with IBM.

Did you know that you can think of Akka actors as microservices essentially? Hear Jonas Bonér discuss this, and hear Konrad Malawski discuss the high performance you can get out of Akka reactive streams thanks to things like a high-performance HTTP server and high-performance clustering.

Read the full transcript for episode 2 here.

Read the full transcript for episode 3 here.


Discover how the Watson team is further developing SDKs in Java, Node.js, Python, iOS, and Android to access these services and make programming easy. Brought to you in partnership with IBM.

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akka ,microservices ,reactive streams

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