Yesterday we hosted a webinar, "Going Reactive with Java 8," which explored how lambdas make building Reactive applications a whole lot easier and cleaner. Through code examples and demos, Ryan Knight and Björn Antonsson showed how to build event-driven, scalable, resilient, and responsive applications with Java 8, Play Framework and Akka, with a particular focus on lambdas for async & non-blocking requests & WebSockets. Björn also showed how the actor model in Akka pairs well with lambdas to create an event-driven foundation that provides concurrency, clustering and fault-tolerance. 

If you missed the live session or would like to re-watch the webinar, you can check out therecording now,  or flip thorugh the slides here.

We also encourage you to get started with the Typesafe Activator Java 8 templates, and register to get a free PDF E-Book subset (3 chapters, 78 pages) of  "Java 8 in Action" by by Raoul-Gabriel Urma, Mario Fusco, and Alan Mycroft and qualify for a 40% discont of the full book.

Lastly, if you're interested in checking out the results from our recent Java 8 survey, you can access the PDF here.

Thanks all, hoping to see you on our next webinar!

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Welcome to the Lightbend Enterprise Suite


You are excited about Reactive applications. And you want to build, manage and monitor them easily and reliably in your environment.
We get it. So we built Lightbend Enterprise Suite to help you do that, and more, with a range of powerful Application Management, Intelligent Monitoring, Enterprise Integration and Advanced Tooling features.