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Adam L. DavisReactive Streams in Javahttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4176-9_5

5. Reactor

Adam L. Davis1 
Oviedo, FL, USA

Project Reactor is Spring’s implementation of Reactive Streams (in version 3 and beyond). It has two main publishers, Flux<T> and Mono<T>. It also uses Schedulers much like RxJava.

The Spring Framework has many integrations with Reactor that make it easier to use with other Spring projects, such as Spring Data and Spring Security.

Getting Started

If you have a Maven build, add the following to your pom file:
  <artifactId>reactor-test</artifactId> ...

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