Reactive Streams 1.0.0 and Why You Should Care

In our most popular webinar to date with over 1500 registrants, Akka Team Lead and author Roland Kuhn presents the freshly released final specification for Reactive Streams 1.0.0 for the JVM. This work was done in collaboration with engineers representing Netflix, Red Hat, Pivotal, Oracle, Typesafe and others to define a standard for passing streams of data between threads in an asynchronous and non-blocking fashion. This is a common need in Reactive systems, in which the volume of streaming "live" data to process is not predetermined.


Webinar: Introducing Slick 2.0!

February 5, 2014

Yesterday Stefan Zeiger, Slick tech lead, hosted a webinar about the newly released Slick 2.0. Slick is the most efficient library available for functional programmers connecting applications to relational databases, so this presentation serves as a great way to familiarize yourself with new features and updates. 


Announcing Slick 1.0 - Type-safe Database Queries for Scala

February 11, 2013

We are excited to announce the release of Slick 1.0 for Scala 2.10, the first major update since 0.11 was released last August. This is an important milestone for us and for the Scala ecosystem, being the first production-ready version of Slick based on a stable Scala release. A lot of work has gone into improving and stabilizing the new features introduced in 0.11, with dozens of bug fixes, greatly improved documentation and deprecation of obsolete APIs.