The Reactive Landscape

Issue #29 | Jun 10, 2016


One Migration Strategy to Microservices

This post is looking at a heritage system and seeing how it can be converted to a microservices framework in an evolutionary manner. No total rewrite, just a phrased migration ending with a system that is close to a classic pro-forma microservice system.

Notes on Reactive Programming Part I: The Reactive Landscape

Spring Boot and Spring Cloud co-founder (the good) Dr. Dave Syer just put published the first post in a series on the reactive programming landscape

Building Modern Applications with Microservices: Part 2

Learn how MongoDB enables microservices in our second part of the tutorial series.

Microsoft Virtual Academy - Introduction to Microservices

Are you new to microservices? Don’t miss this look at the fundamentals of microservices-based applications.

Microservices with Python, RabbitMQ and Nameko

Blog post with short example on how to implement Microservices with python, rabitMQ and Nameko.

Testing Strategies in a Microservice Architecture

Discussion about approaches for managing the additional testing complexity of multiple independently deployable components as well as how to have tests and the application remain correct despite having multiple teams each acting as guardians for different services.

Apache Hadoop Explained: Kafka, ZooKeeper, HDFS and Cassandra

If you want to understand how to build world-scale web services, understanding the principal Hadoop components is a good place to start.

Container and Microservices Myths: The Red Hat Perspective

What are containers and microservices? What are they not? These are questions that Lars Herrmann, general manager of Integrated Solutions Business Unit at Red Hat, answered recently for The VAR Guy in comments about popular container misconceptions and myths.

Microservices Bliss with Docker and Traefik

Simple microservice example on how easy it is to get started with Traefik.

Microservices: How we walk the walk with Movio Media

Using Containers to Build a Microservices Architecture


Microservices for a Streaming World

This talk will look at the implications of mixing toolsets from the stream processing world into real-time business applications.

Event-driven Microservices

This session will cover the fundamentals, patterns, techniques and pitfalls of Event-driven Microservices with several demos leveraging Spring Boot, Apache Camel and ActiveMQ.


Replacing Wombat with Micro-Services and RabbitMQ

A retrospective on removing our dependency on Wombat at Casper. We’ll also discuss various ways in which you can simplify your complex, monolithic Rails application by building small, independent applications that communicate with each other over AMQP with RabbitMQ.

The Enterprise Architects Intro To Microservices Part 1

Part 1: Microservices, Monoliths, SOA and How We Got Here.

The Enterprise Architects Intro To Microservices Part 2

In Part 2 of Enterprise Architects video series, Lightbend CTO and Akka creator Jonas Bonér shares the 6 characteristics of Reactive Microservices that matter for having responsive, elastic, resilient systems.

The Enterprise Architects Intro To Microservices Part 3

In Part 3, Lightbend CTO and Akka creator Jonas Bonér continues from the six characteristics of Reactive Microservices presented earlier with a simple premise (in the spirit of Carl Hewitt): one microservices is no microservice–they come in systems.


Finagle, linkerd, and Mesos Magic Operability Sprinkles for Microservices


Minke generator

Minke generator to create a REST API microservice with Golang.

Microservices as Chat Bots

I T.A.K.E. Uncoference 2016; Bucharest, Romania; 19 May 2016.