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Applying Reactive Programming to Existing Applications
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| by Ben Christensen Follow 1 Followers on Jul 19, 2015 |

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Ben Christensen discusses the mental shift from imperative to declarative programming, working with blocking IO such as JDBC and RPC, service composition, debugging and unit testing.

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Ben Christensen is a software engineer on the Netflix Edge Engineering team responsible for communication between Netflix devices and its cloud services. Recently involved in open source projects such as Hystrix and RxJava.

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