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A more functionally idiomatic approach to Akka.NET

Three weeks ago I wrote about my experiences trying out Akka.NET. I had assembled a small working Akka.NET example application written in F# using the information I was able to find on the subject. My first attempt however borrowed heavily from the none-functional approach to Akka.NET, and while that worked fine, it wasn't very elegant. After publishing the blog post I got some suggestions and help from the Akka.NET team and @RogerAlsing…

An Actor model example with Akka.NET

I have long been interested in designing distributed applications using the Actor model, taking a special interest in both Erlang, and Project Orleans for .NET. The introduction of Akka.NET seems to hold a lot of promise, so with V1 just around the corner I wanted to get my hands on it and give it a try. What is Akka.NET and the Actor model? Akka.NET is a port of the popular JVM-based Akka toolkit…