In this class Martin builds on the Functional class to build reactive systems which he defines as:
This requires loose coupling, asynchronous (non-blocking) handling, minimized shared state, supervisor hierarchies and real-time interaction. Reminds me of node.js so far…
Just finished the setup and recap of week 1. More to come.
Coursera is a great way to expand your horizons. I check their site, Udacity and EdX for interesting courses (see also the excellent Waikato’s Weka MOOC archive and Syracuse iSchool Applied Data Science: An Introduction - at coursesites: MOOC catalog, Applied Data Science: An Introduction - haven’t taken that class yet). So much great content out there! Patience and pacing required.