Typesafe's Scaling up with Akka & Scala
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
This two-day Scaling up with Akka and Scala course is what you need to get started building powerful concurrent applications with the Akka and Scala.
Upon completion of this course you learn how to apply the tools and services provided by Akka to build high performance, fault-tolerant systems that scale.
- know how to design scalable, fault-tolerant concurrent applications using Akka's actors
- know how to test, tune, and configure Akka applications
- know best practices for designing asynchronous, event-driven systems using Akka
- be confident to start using Akka in production systems
Nilanjan is a consultant and trainer for Typesafe. He has more than 12 years of experience managing and developing software solutions in Java/JEE, Ruby, Groovy and also in Scala. He is zealous about programming in Scala ever since he got introduced to this beautiful language. He enjoys sharing his experience via talks in various conferences and he is also the author of the "Scala in Action" book.
You can find out more about Nilanjan by clicking here.
- Actor basics
- Testing Actors
- Actor lifecycle
- Fault tolerance through supervision
- Scaling up with routers
If you are a developer who wants to learn how to apply the tools and services provided by the Akka to build high-performance, fault-tolerant systems that scale, then this Scaling up with Akka and Scala course is for you!
To benefit from this Akka course, you should have previous experience of Scala, as all the examples and exercises will be written in Scala.
Important - Please note: Delegates are requested to bring their own laptop for this course. If you are unable to bring a laptop for the course, please contact the sales team on +1 347 708 1529, or by email bookings. A full installation guide for the course software will be provided with your course joining instructions.