2 comments on “Protobuf Serialization in Akka”

Protobuf Serialization in Akka


Before Protobuf, lets have a look at what role does serialization play in Akka. The messages that Akka actors send to each other are JVM objects (e.g. instances of Scala case classes). Message passing between actors that live on the…

3 comments on “Integrating Play app with Lagom application”

Integrating Play app with Lagom application


What is Lagom? Simply put, it is a microservices tool. Lagom is a microservices framework that guides developers in moving from monolithic to a scalable, resilient microservice based systems. It is a platform delivering you not only the microservice framework…

3 comments on “Introduction to slack-scala-client”

Introduction to slack-scala-client


Here, we are going to see how we can communicate on slack with the help of slack-scala-client. What is Slack? A messaging app for teams. Slack's channels help you focus by enabling you to separate messages, discussions and notifications by…

0 comments on “Shapeless- Generic programming for Scala!”

Shapeless- Generic programming for Scala!


Knoldus organized a half an hour session on 15 July 2016 at 4:00 PM. The topic was "Introduction to Shapeless- Generic programming for Scala !". Broadly speaking, shapeless is about programming with types. Doing things at compile-time that would more…

6 comments on “Introduction to Shapeless !”

Introduction to Shapeless !


Shapeless is a type class and dependent type based generic programming library for Scala. It is an Open Source project under the Apache License v2, hosted on github. Well, simply put, it is a well known library for generic programming…