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Akka Eye for the Spring Guy or Gal



Jan Machacek introduces writing Scala applications to Spring developers, demoing using Akka actors with mix-in composition, higher-order functions, higher-order kinds, and REST API.


Jan Machacek is an enthusiastic Java and Scala programmer with a long history of large and successful systems. He is an expert in most projects in the Spring Portfolio, and has extensive experience in functional and strongly typed programming in Scala. He is the author of Specs2 Spring and Akka Patterns projects. Jan is Chief Editor of the Open Source Journal.

About the conference

SpringSource and No Fluff Just Stuff bring you SpringOne 2GX 2012, a one-of-a-kind conference for application developers, solution architects, web operations and IT teams who develop business applications, create multi-device aware web applications, design cloud architectures, and manage high performance infrastructure. The sessions are specifically tailored for developers using the hugely popular open source Spring technologies, Groovy & Grails, and Tomcat. Whether you're building and running mission-critical business applications or designing the next killer cloud application, SpringOne 2GX will keep you up to date with the latest enterprise technology.

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Dec 28, 2012