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Actor-based Programming



Jamie Ridgway explains what actors are, why we need them, what they are helpful for, the languages built around this programming paradigm, along with some demos showing actor-based apps.


Jamie Ridgway is currently employed by HP as a SOA architect and has over 16 years of software development experience. He holds BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from the University of Southern Mississippi. His computing interests cover a broad spectrum including SOA, cloud computing, highly concurrent systems, and mobile development.

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Jun 02, 2011