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Lucid Software tackles scalability, reliability and performance with Typesafe

Today we’re eager to share a new case study from Lucidchart!

Lucid Software is a software development company whose flagship product, Lucidchart, provides a graphical web application in the browser so companies can visually communicate processes and ideas in real-time. Due to the significant growth in number of users, the Lucidchart team needed a new architecture foundation that was both productive and high performance; they turned to Scala, Akka and Play Framework to migrate from a monolithic architecture to a service oriented architecture approach.  

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The Total Economic Impact™
Of Lightbend Akka

  • 139% ROI
  • 50% to 75% faster time-to-market
  • 20x increase in developer throughput
  • <6 months Akka pays for itself