Actors in Scala - download pdf or read online

By Philipp Haller

ISBN-10: 0981531652

ISBN-13: 9780981531656

Fresh developments in machine structure make concurrency and parallelism an important factor of effective software execution. The actor version of concurrency enables you to exhibit real-world concurrency in a ordinary method utilizing concurrent tactics that converse through asynchronous messages. Scala is a programming language for the Java digital computing device, delivering first-class aid for either object-oriented and useful programming. through together with a robust actor framework in its average library, Scala deals a compelling method of take on concurrent programming. Scala's actors allow you to observe the actor concurrency version to the JVM, allowing real-world suggestions which are effective, scalable, and strong. released via Artima, this can be the 1st booklet on Scala's actors, co-authored through the author and lead maintainer, Philipp Haller, and Frank Sommers. beginning with the basics of the actor concurrency version, this ebook deals a finished instructional on useful programming with actors in Scala. It helps you to leverage the complete energy of present day and tomorrow's multi-core processors by means of describing either simple and complex good points of Scala's actor framework in-depth.

Show description

Read or Download Actors in Scala PDF

Similar software development books

New PDF release: Agile Software Engineering (Undergraduate Topics in Computer

This textbook provides the present concerns in software program improvement equipment. particular emphasis is put on agile software program improvement, being one of many mainstream paradigms for the administration of software program projects.

Features and issues: (1) Examines the Agile manifesto and its implications. (2) Discusses the supply of software program initiatives on time and inside budgets through the use of agile software program improvement atmosphere. (3) Considers the buyer function in agile software program improvement environments. (4) seems at measures to regulate and display screen the software program improvement method. (5) bargains Agile software program improvement approaches from a cognitive viewpoint. (6) Explores the concept that of agility from the administration viewpoint. (7) Investigates the influence of agility at the association point. (8) the broader context of every subject to software program engineering is emphasized.

This finished and concise creation bargains a reader-friendly method of the subject. Written for complex undergraduates, this transparent beginning direction may also be important for practitioners.

Integration und Maß by Prof. Dr. Michael Leinert (auth.) PDF

Dieses Buch soll in die Integrations- und Maßtheorie einführen. Wie ich hoffe, eignet es sich für Studenten zum Gebrauch neben der Vorlesung oder zum Eigenstudium, am besten mit Papier und Bleistift, aber auch für fortgeschrittenere Mathematiker zum Nachschlagen. Vorausgesetzt werden die mathematischen Grundvorlesungen.

Download e-book for kindle: Quick Start Guide to Oracle Fusion Development by Grant Ronald

Written by means of a bunch Product supervisor at Oracle, this Oracle Press consultant will get you up and working quick along with your first Oracle Fusion purposes. fast begin advisor to Oracle Fusion improvement offers basically the basic info you must construct functions in an issue of hours. speedily examine the construction blocks and performance you’ll use as a rule.

Extra resources for Actors in Scala

Sample text

Of course, merely adding two numbers together is of little use if the result is not visible outside the actor performing the evaluation. Thus, a more useful actor message would contain the address of another actor interested in receiving the result. 3. 3 · The simplest actor computation: adding x and y together. 4 · Actor computation with continuation message passing. ation. Upon evaluating a message according to an internal script, an actor can send the results of that evaluation to its continuation.

Although A activates C’s message, there may be some delay between A sending the message and C receiving a message. The delay may be due to some processing time incurred at B as well as to communication latency. Considering message delay as an integral part of a computation is another way actor communication differs from simple object invocation in object-oriented programming. Practical actor-based systems deal with message delay by offering the ability to asynchronously pass messages between actors.

When replies are expected, those will also be sent asynchronously. 6 AJAX is based on asynchronous messages exchanged between a web browser and a remote server. AJAX has proven practical in web applications because an unknown amount of latency may be incurred both in the network communication as well as in the server processing an incoming message. A web client can simply send a message to the server, register a listener for future replies from the server, and immediately return control to the user interface, keeping the application responsive to user interaction.

Download PDF sample

Actors in Scala by Philipp Haller


by Joseph
4.1

Rated 4.77 of 5 – based on 22 votes