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High Performance Reactive Applications with Vert.x



Tim Fox discusses the design principles and motivation behind Vert.x and why the future is reactive.


Tim Fox has been doing software engineering for almost 18 years, and has spent the last 8 years exclusively working in open source. Tim is employed by Red Hat where he is the creator and project lead for Vert.x - the reactive, polyglot application platform.

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Aug 10, 2014

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  • One module for authentication in Vertx

    by Jérôme LELEU,

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    Looks like Tim forget to talk about us: to log in with Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc. (20 identity providers) through 8 authentication mechanisms (CAS, OAuth, OpenID, SAML, etc.), use the vert-pac4j module:

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