All Akka 2.3.2 artifacts for Scala 2.11.0 except akka-zeromq has been released.
We are very excited to reveal what we have been working on for the past months: together with our partners we have developed a draft specification for Reactive Streams, and matching that we have created a draft implementation of this upcoming standard. The code is available on github and we have prepared an Activator template to get you started—for now only using Scala, but a Java version will be forthcoming shortly.
See also the official announcement on the Typesafe blog.
In the post “The end of ORM” Pere Villega presents a practical engineering view on why Event Sourcing is a much better fit for persisting an object’s state than mapping it into a relational database.
Report from Vienna Scala User Group.
Impressive – I didn’t think that we would actually get a solution that was so good, in such a short time! In just three hours our 26 participants implemented a cluster with Akka, and an evolutionary algorithm on top of it.