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Pros of Akka
Pros of Orleans
Pros of RxJS
  • 30
    Great concurrency model
  • 16
    Fast
  • 11
    Actor Library
  • 10
    Open source
  • 6
    Resilient
  • 5
    Scalable
  • 5
    Message driven
  • 4
    Akka.net alternative
  • 3
    Open source
  • 3
    Distributed high-scale computing applications
  • 2
    Async/Await
  • 2
    Objects
  • 2
    Distributed ACID Transactions
  • 2
    Cross Platform
  • 2
    Distributed Locking
  • 2
    Scalable
  • 2
    Fast
  • 2
    Virtual Actor Model
  • 4
    Easier async data chaining and combining
  • 3
    Steep learning curve, but offers predictable operations
  • 2
    Works great with any state management implementation
  • 2
    Easier testing
  • 1
    Ability to build your own stream

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Cons of Akka
Cons of Orleans
Cons of RxJS
  • 3
    Mixing futures with Akka tell is difficult
  • 2
    Closing of futures
  • 2
    No type safety
  • 1
    Typed actors still not stable
  • 0
    Very difficult to refactor
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      Steep learning curve

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    What is Akka?

    Akka is a toolkit and runtime for building highly concurrent, distributed, and resilient message-driven applications on the JVM.

    What is Orleans?

    Orleans is a framework that provides a straightforward approach to building distributed high-scale computing applications, without the need to learn and apply complex concurrency or other scaling patterns. It was created by Microsoft Research and designed for use in the cloud.

    What is RxJS?

    RxJS is a library for reactive programming using Observables, to make it easier to compose asynchronous or callback-based code. This project is a rewrite of Reactive-Extensions/RxJS with better performance, better modularity, better debuggable call stacks, while staying mostly backwards compatible, with some breaking changes that reduce the API surface.

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    What tools integrate with Akka?
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    What are some alternatives to Akka, Orleans, and RxJS?
    Spring
    A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
    Scala
    Scala is an acronym for “Scalable Language”. This means that Scala grows with you. You can play with it by typing one-line expressions and observing the results. But you can also rely on it for large mission critical systems, as many companies, including Twitter, LinkedIn, or Intel do. To some, Scala feels like a scripting language. Its syntax is concise and low ceremony; its types get out of the way because the compiler can infer them.
    Erlang
    Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.
    Kafka
    Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.
    Spring Boot
    Spring Boot makes it easy to create stand-alone, production-grade Spring based Applications that you can "just run". We take an opinionated view of the Spring platform and third-party libraries so you can get started with minimum fuss. Most Spring Boot applications need very little Spring configuration.
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