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Jonas Bonér

Public Speaker.
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Perpetual Learner.
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I’m Founder, CTO, and Chairman of Lightbend, building a platform for developing, operating, and securing low-latency and shockproof resilient event-driven cloud-native and edge-native applications, consisting of: kalix—a cloud-to-edge high-performance developer PaaS for event-driven backend systems—and akka—a cloud-to-edge event-driven distributed systems platform.

In 2011 I became a java champion, in 2012 I was voted as the number one developer in Sweden, and in 2013 I wrote the reactive manifesto. See my Interviews and Resumé pages for more info.

Code, Talks, & Writings

I’m a long time contributor to the Open Source community; most notably created the Akka actor-based distributed systems platform and the AspectWerkz AOP compiler and runtime. See my GitHub page for some of my recent projects.

On the Talks page you can find a list with video recordings from my talks throughout the years, and if you are interested in my articles, books, and white papers then head over to the Writings page.