About this Course

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Intermediate Level

Some experience in programming, preferably in Scala.

Approx. 51 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Understand how back-pressure controls flows of data

  • Transform and consume infinite and intermittent streams of data with Akka Stream

  • implement systems that can scale out according to a varying workload

  • Design systems resilient to failures

Skills you will gain

Software DesignMicroservicesReactive ProgrammingCloud ComputingDistributed Computing
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level

Some experience in programming, preferably in Scala.

Approx. 51 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

13 hours to complete

Introduction, Recap and Asynchronous Programming

13 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 132 min), 9 readings, 3 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

8 hours to complete

The Actor Model

8 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 111 min)
Week
3

Week 3

7 hours to complete

Handling Failure and State

7 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 72 min)
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Distributed Computing

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 119 min)

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