Guides

Getting Started

Akka Quickstart Scala

This Hello World example will help you get started with Akka using Scala.

Akka Quickstart Java

This Hello World example will help you get started with Akka using Java.

Akka Cluster with Scala

Demonstrates four cluster features using Scala.

Akka Cluster with Java

Demonstrates four cluster features using Java.

Akka HTTP with Scala

Demonstrates Akka HTTP creating a simple REST service using Scala

Akka HTTP with Java

Demonstrates Akka HTTP creating a simple REST service using Java

Try Lagom microservices

Get started with a Hello World example in Java or Scala.

Making a REST API with Play

Convert data to JSON using a RESTful API.

Sample Applications

Learn how to build streaming data applications with the Fast Data Platform sample applications.

Deploying

Running Akka cluster on CloudFoundry

Use a sample Akka cluster application to learn how to deploy on CloudFoundry.

Running Akka cluster on Google Container Engine

Use a sample Akka application to learn how to deploy on Google Container or Compute Engine.

Running Akka cluster on Kubernetes

Learn how to run your Akka application in a cluster with Kubernetes on IBM Bluemix.

Deploying Lagom microservices to DC/OS

Use the Lagom Chirper example to learn how to deploy to microservices to DC/OS.

Deploying Lagom microservices to Kubernetes

Use the Lagom Chirper example to learn how to deploy to Kubernetes on IBM Bluemix.

Deploying Lagom Microservices with Akka SBR

Resolve network partitions aka split brain scenarios with Akka SBR and Lagom.

Integration with Lagom and WebSphere Liberty

Integrate Lagom with a IBM Websphere Liberty application.

Monitoring

Monitoring at Scale

Many ask “how do I take the Lightbend monitoring experience to production readiness?” This guide introduces important concepts that will help you make good design choices.

Architecture

Understanding Akka Streams, Back Pressure and Asynchronous Architecture (Intermediate)
In this talk, we'll disambiguate what streams are and what they aren't, taking a deeper look into Akka Streams and Reactive Streams, the standard.
Lagom for Java Enterprises: from Monolith to Microservices made simple (Intermediate)
Introducing Lagom, an open source Microservices Framework designed to offer traditional Java enterprises a low-risk, opinionated approach to accelerate the transition to a Microservice architecture.
Modernizing Infrastructures for Fast Data with Spark, Akka, Kafka, Cassandra and Mesos (Intermediate)
The need to process data more quickly is morphing Big Data architectures into Fast Data architectures. This session discusses the forces driving this trend and the most popular tools that have emerged to address particular design challenges.

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