Actorom is a free, open-source Java library that implements the Actors Concurrency Model.
Actorom is designed to make message-passing concurrency mainstream in everyday Java development.
Detailed instructions on how to install and use the Actorom utility on your Mac are available HERE.
Actorom is cross-platform and it works on Mac OS X and Windows. Binaries for the Windows platform are available on the project's homepage.
- Based on Java 5 and annotations.
- Intuitive, minimal APIs.
- Object model best fitting the main concepts behind the Actors model.
- Support for local, in-memory, actors, as well as remote actors based on the client/server paradigm.
- Support for lightweight threads, as well as native ones.
- Very fast.
- Linearly scalable.