The lorem-ipsum-server-akkahttp github opensource project :

This project is using those great libraries :

  • akka http : Actor based http framework.
  • pure config : Great library for easy and powerful configuration.
  • scalate : Multi-language page templating (mustache selected).
  • webjars : Managing client-side libraries as maven dependencies !
  • scalatest : Great unit testing framework with a powerful DSL.
  • json4s : Powerful and multi-purpose JSON processing.

So why this project :

  • For learning purposes,
  • Have a modern example web application,
  • Find new approaches for software configuration,
  • Collect real world data (elasticsearch and kafka is used behind the scene),
  • Experiment various CI solutions, …