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Friday, October 29, 2021

Live Coding: Building Stateful and Scalable Reactive Streams with Akka
Nolan Grace
Nolan Grace
M1 Finance, Senior Software Engineer

Akka is an amazing toolkit for building scalable and resilient applications. In this session we will dive into the hidden gems of Akka. Nolan will start the session with a quick introduction to Akka Streams and Actors. From there he will dive into the live coding part of the session. Nolan will build a fully backpressured, stateful, and scalable application from scratch. By the end of this session you will understand the Akka modules best suited for your next Reactive Application and the pitfalls to avoid.