Start development

Let's get started for the development of the solution. To start working on the solution, we need to get the development environment set up. Let's understand what we need for the development environment and prerequisites.

The following are the tooling requirements for development of the application in Java or Scala. If you already have some of these tools installed, you can skip those particular sections and just deploy the rest of the tooling:

Tooling/framework

Java

Scala

Java

Java SDK 1.6 minimum

Java SDK 1.6 minimum

Akka

2.0.1 and above

2.0.1 and above

Maven plugin for Eclipse

3.0.2

3.0.2

Scala IDE plugin for Eclipse

NA

2.0.2

Eclipse

3.6 and above

3.6 and above

Scala Simple Build Tool (SBT) (an alternative ...

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