Flink vs. Spark

Issue #23 | Apr 22, 2016


How Synchronous REST Turns Microservices Back into Monoliths

The New Stack article about Jamest Roper talk about asynchronous communication. Using a demo of a Java-based Twitter-like service, Roper showed the audience how to implement asynchronous calls in the code in a number of ways.

Monitoring Microservices Architectures: Enterprise Best Practices

By reading the following article, you can get insight on how lead engineers at IBM, Financial Times and Netflix think about the pain-points of application monitoring and what are their best practices for maintaining and developing microservices.

Bla bla Microservices bla bla

This is a the transcript of Jonas Boner keynote at O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference in New York in April 2016.

Why run Docker inside LXD

This is the seventh blog post in this series about LXD 2.0.

System Design Cheatsheet

Picking the right architecture = Picking the right battles + Managing trade-offs

Build Well-Designed Microservice APIs to Avoid Technical Debt

Article from Datawire about Microservices and Technical Debt Problems.

Microscaling with an NSQ Queue

With Microscaling-in-a-Box you can now scale the number of containers that process jobs on a queue, so that you always have an appropriate number to cope with the rate that jobs are arriving on the queue.

Micro architecture & design patterns for microservices

Authors of golang framework for microservices(micro) are talking about design patterns and microservices architecture.

Service Discovery methods in Microservices architecture

Fun read from Michal Dymel on hobbyst project called MiSeCo(MiSeCo stands for MicroServices framework based on ASP.NET Core).

Overview of microservices ecosystem.

Diagram showing overview of microservices ecosystem.

Saiki is Zalando’s next generation data integration and distribution platform in a world of microservices. Saiki ingests data generated by operational systems and makes it available to analytical systems.

What everyone gets wrong about Microservices

What are microservices and why do they matter? For that matter, why does having some agreement around the definition of microservices seem to matter to so many technologists?


How HomeDepot.com evolved toward microservices - Christopher Grant (Home Depot)

Christopher Grant offers the lessons his team learned as HomeDepot.com transitioned from monolith to microservices.



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