Netflix's Reactive Programming Model via Rx
Jan 27, 2014
Netflix leverages reactive system concepts to produce highly interactive and engaging User Interfaces. By using functional programming, Rx, and an intentional training method, they are able to ramp up their developers to produce reactive code quickly and with few bugs. Jafar explains how Netflix established this practice and gives a few pointers as to how your company can start its own.
Going Reactive: Event-Driven, Scalable, Resilient & Responsive Systems
May 02, 2014
Jonas Bonér discusses how the four traits of reactive apps -Event-Driven, Scalable, Resilient and Responsive- impact app design, how they interact, and their supporting technologies and techniques.
The Next 700 Asynchronous Programming Models
Mar 02, 2014
Philipp Haller explains how to make Rx programming more natural and intuitive by generalizing Scala's Async which, so far, has been used to program with non-blocking futures in a familiar direct style