Akka Streams is an exciting new technology from Typesafe that is an implementation of the Reactive Streams specification. To this point two other implementations have been declared (from the Reactor team and Netflix’s RxJava team) but only the Typesafe’s implementation is mature enough to do some experimenting with it. This blog covers the 0.3 version of Akka Streams. You can find the API here
RabbitMQ is a messaging broker implementing AMQP 0-9-1 protocol. It’s known for its reliability, speed and simplicity in everyday use.
These two technologies seem like a perfect fit, so in this post I’m going to explore some basic integration possibilities and example usage. Read more