What is Akka HTTP?
The Akka HTTP modules implement a full server- and client-side HTTP stack on top of akka-actor and akka-stream. It’s not a web-framework but rather a more general toolkit for providing and consuming HTTP-based services. While interaction with a browser is of course also in scope it is not the primary focus of Akka HTTP.
Akka HTTP is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Who uses Akka HTTP?
5 companies reportedly use Akka HTTP in their tech stacks, including waylay, CloudKnox Security Inc, and emmy Sharing.
19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Akka HTTP.
Akka HTTP's Features
- Full server- and client-side HTTP stack
- Toolkit for providing and consuming HTTP-based services
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