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Hands-On Enterprise Java Microservices with Eclipse MicroProfile by Scott Stark, Antoine Sabot-Durand, Pavol Loffay, Jeff Mesnil, Heiko W. Rupp, Cesar Saavedra

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An overview of Reactive Messaging

The Reactive Manifesto defines the characteristics of reactive systems to including an asynchronous messaging core that is used to build elastic, resilient systems. This is typically illustrated via a diagram such as the following:

The idea is that interaction via asynchronous messages promotes resilience, elasticity, and, in turn, responsiveness.

The MicroProfile Reactive Messaging (MP-RM) specification aims to enable microservice-based applications with the characteristics of reactive systems via event-driven microservices. The specification focuses on versatility and is suitable for building different types ...

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