Akka vs GPars: What are the differences?
What is Akka? Build powerful concurrent & distributed applications more easily. Akka is a toolkit and runtime for building highly concurrent, distributed, and resilient message-driven applications on the JVM.
What is GPars? An open-source library for high-level concurrency in Groovy. It is an open-source concurrency/parallelism library for Java and Groovy that gives you a number of high-level abstractions to write good logic.
Akka and GPars can be categorized as "Concurrency Frameworks" tools.
Akka and GPars are both open source tools. It seems that Akka with 10.3K GitHub stars and 3.1K forks on GitHub has more adoption than GPars with 209 GitHub stars and 49 GitHub forks.