Devoxx Ukraine 2018
from Friday 23 November to Saturday 24 November 2018.
System developer at Clever Cloud
See also https://www.clever-cloud.com/
We need a way to exploit modern hardware like multicore systems. Traditionally, it is done with raw threads and synchronizations, which leads to problems that are hard to debug.
Let’s explore a different approach through the actor model, a conceptual model to deal with concurrent computation.
We’ll try to understand:
How do actors communicate without sharing memory?
How do actors communicate in a distributed system?
How can we have a fault tolerant distributed system using an actor model?