Tour of Temporal: Performance

In the last part of this series, we looked into the fundamentals of the Temporal workflow engine and how it compares to actor toolkits such as Akka. As I wrote in the …

Akka Raspberry PI demos

Here are a few demonstrations of how Akka Cluster works internally using a Raspberry PI cluster stack.

Tour of Temporal: Welcome to the Workflow

I’ve been exposed to workflows early on in my career, at first in enterprise environments where advanced GUIs were used to model highly complex business workflows whose execution would invariable lead to …

Tour of Akka Typed: Cluster Sharding

Update 21/11/2019: Fixed comment about shardId extraction in relation to ShardingEnvelope Welcome to the fifth part of the Akka Typed series! In this part, we’ll leave the safe harbor of a single …

Tour of Akka Typed: Event Sourcing

Welcome to the fourth part of the Akka Typed series. In the first part we had a look at the the raison d’être of Akka Typed and what advantages it has over …

Tour of Akka Typed: supervision and signals

Update 18.10.2019: fixed wrong syntax for handling multiple exceptions, clarifying a few points Welcome to the third part of the Akka Typed series. In the first part we had a look at …