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AMQP and AKKA

September 15, 2011

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AMQP is a message protocol that deals with publishers and consumers. It would look a lot like JMS but it is not. The main entities are Exchanges, Queues and Bindings. Look at the following diagram So a producer would send a message to the exchange and it is the job of the message broker (RabbitMQ […]

Building a Plugin Based Architecture in Scala

September 15, 2011

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A plugin based architecture has many advantages. Some of the common ones include Extending an application’s functionality without compiling it again Adding functionality without requiring access to the original source code. Replacing or adding new functionality becomes easy Help in organizing large projects Help in extending the functionality of the system to unimagined areas. I […]