Reactive Programming on the Server by Scott Ryan

Hosted by Denver Java Users Group

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5:30-6:00: Networking and Food Food, Soda, Beer and Networking

We are grateful to TEKsystems ( for their continued sponsorship of the Food and Soda! Inversoft ( is our beer sponsor.

6:00-6:15: Announcements

6:15-7:45: Reactive Programming on the Server

Reactive streams is an initiative to provide a standard for asynchronous stream processing with non-blocking back pressure. Reactive programming is a hot topic these days. It has been the go to strategy for client applications for a while however it is slowly making its was in to the back end server stack. Spring 5 and Java 9 will introduce Reactive Streams and their implementation. This talk will explore the 4 interfaces that make up the solution and look at some real world applications and examples.

About Scott Ryan

Scott is a senior technology leader who specializes in helping companies of any size adopt and leverage new software technologies and development processes to deliver extreme business value. He is a hands on Developer/Architect and he works with companies that have established technology departments as well as those creating departments from scratch. He works closely with the business side of the organization to insure that the technology delivers measurable business value to the organization.

7:45: Door prizes:

JetBrains ( IDE License

Books - Provided by O'Reilly Media (

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