The definite guide to reactive programming in Java
Everything is reactive. Your application reacts to the click of a button, an incoming message. But also to the result of a database query. Between these events, you want to process other tasks. Being reactive needs a complete approach. Let’s look at the state of reactive programming in Java. Which frameworks are available? Do we have everything to build enterprise grade reactive applications? How to we produce readable and maintainable code? This is the complete overview of reactive programming in Java. We will cover the following libraries: RxJava, Project Reactor, Akka streams.
Erwin de Gier is a Software Architect at Trifork. He designs software solutions based on open source technology. He is a fan of Reactive, Event-Driven and cloud native. He is an active member of the open source community, participant in various program committees and was an editor for the Dutch Java Magazine. Erwin is an experienced speaker and can be frequently found at International conferences.