Open Source

Lightbend is the originator of open source application frameworks Akka, Play & Lagom, Cloudflow, Cloudstate, and the Scala programming language

These open source projects are the foundation on which we have built our mission of helping our clients become real-time enterprises. Learn more about these open source projects.

Lightbend open source technologies are built on the principles of reactive architecture. Lightbend is a founding member of the Reactive Foundation, now part of the Linux Foundation. The Reactive Foundation is a vendor-neutral home for Reactive projects and initiatives focused on the development of distributed systems and educating technologists and business leaders alike to take full advantage of the cloud.