Guides

Getting Started

Making a REST API

This is a multi-part guide to walk you through how to make a RESTful API with JSON using Play.

Akka Quickstart Scala

This simple application will get you started building Actor based systems in Scala.

Akka Quickstart Java

This simple application will get you started building Actor based systems in Java.

Akka Cluster with Scala

This tutorial contains 4 samples illustrating different Akka cluster features using Scala.

Akka Cluster with Java

This tutorial contains 4 samples illustrating different Akka cluster features using Java.

Tutorial

Monitoring at Scale

The question most users ask is “how do I take the Lightbend monitoring experience to production readiness?” In this guide, we will address this issue by showing that our 10-minute install experience is a microcosm of a larger ecosystem designed.

Deployment

How to deploy microservices to DC/OS

You’ve created your beautiful microservice system using Lagom and you now need to deploy it in its entirety to DC/OS.

Running Akka cluster on Google Container Engine

This guide walks through running an Akka Cluster app on Google Container Engine.

Running Akka cluster on CloudFoundry

This guide walks through running an Akka Cluster app integrated with amalgam8 on CloudFoundry.

Videos

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.

More webinars available here.