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In this context, functional programming experienced rebirth. With the release of Scala in 2003, F# in 2005, Clojure in 2007, and Elixir in 2012, the actor model approach was declared the winner in solving concurrency issues.

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Cover of Big Data SMACK: A Guide to Apache Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, and Kafka

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Akka solves concurrency ?