Akka Cluster and related Akka toolkit modules provide a powerful way to scale high performance microservices and preserve data consistency in Reactive, cloud native applications. Yet until now, much of that power is expressed behind the scenes.
In this hands-on session with Hugh McKee, O’Reilly author and Developer Advocate at Lightbend, you’ll be able to install a very simple dashboard to visualize, deploy, and interact with Akka Cluster nodes and their lifecycles. Here are the details:
This interactive session is an accompaniment to Hugh's ongoing blog series called "How Akka Cluster Works", which features multiple Projects with each project comprising of multiple videos. The first of these projects (the same as this project) is revealed in Akka Cluster Quickstart Dashboard - Part 1: Getting Started, where Hugh goes through the first steps at a easy-to-follow pace. There is also Part 2, which you can find at the bottom of the Part 1 post.
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