In this video Aaron takes me through the .NET implementation of Akka, a highly concurrent reactive programming model for building scalable systems. Akka.net uses the actor model to help facilitate the creation of distributed systems: all in .NET to boot. Aaron knows exactly what he's talking about when it comes to this framework primarily because he happens to be one of the primary commiters on the project. To learn more:
With Skype used for more than 2 billion minutes a day (and counting), "Unified Communication" has now definitively changed communications, being available to your customers, at any time and any place. This session will give you a technical deep dive on the available possibilities for developers to enhance your customer service. It will demonstrate how the Skype-Lync Connectivity can improve the reachability of your enterprise, far beyond of what the ordinary telephone call approach can do. Illustrated by the native Lync contact center application LUCS, which already enables integration of Skype and Lync in the contact center, this session explains how to unleash the power of the various APIs available on Lync and Skype.