Glossary Concurrency / Term

Actor model

The actor model is a similarly high-level abstraction as CSP but differs in that it uses asynchronous message passing communication (mailboxes), where each actor can have a named identity, zero to more mailboxes, and can send messages to their own mailboxes.

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