Akka: An introduction to Actor based programming

Objective of the session:

To give an overview of Actor-based programming model and a brief exposure to Akka framework.

Who can attend this session?

Any programmer/developer who is interested about distributed programming. An exposure to Java will help, but not mandatory.

What all will be covered in the session?

Brief overview of Actor Model and Akka framework.

Benefits/Take away for the attendees:

Appreciation of the benefits of Actor-model and difficulties to expect while using it.

Pre-requisites to attend the session:

Considerable enthusiasm and open mind to learn new things; that’s all.

Speaker Details

Nirmalya Sengupta

Nirmalya Sengupta is a seasoned, hands-on, server side technologist and a mentor of software development teams. He has managed to survive in the industry for last 25 years, while working with a number of companies in India and in Europe. He began his career as a ‘C’ programmer on Unix systems for last three years, he is using Scala for implementing systems.

He is an avid reader, enthusiastic traveller and big-time sports lover.

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