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Building Microservices can be a daunting task. With tools such as AWS and Node.js, it is vital to keep up with the latest developments to ensure your project is future-proof. Read the latest industry updates, news and guides online with the Packt Hub.

How to Build 12 Factor Microservices on Docker – Part 2

Welcome back to our how-to on Building and Running 12 Factor Microservices on Docker. In Part 1, we introduced a very simple python flask...

Microservices and Service Oriented Architecture

Microservices are an architecture style and an approach for software development to satisfy modern business demands. They are not a new invention as such....

Netflix open sources Zuul 2 cloud gateway

Netflix in their tech blog announced that their popular cloud gateway Zuul 2 is now open-source. Zuul 2 was announced back in 2016 is...
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Have Microservices killed the monolithic architecture? Maybe not!

Microservices have been growing in popularity since the past few years, 2014 to be precise. Honestly speaking they weren’t that popular until around 2016...
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Should software be more boring? The “Boring Software” manifesto thinks so

Innovation is a word that seems to have emanated from the tech world and entered mainstream discourse. It's a term that has stuck to...
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Why moving from a monolithic architecture to microservices is so hard, Gitlab’s Jason Plum...

Last week, at the KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America 2018, Jason Plum, Sr. software engineer, distribution at GitLab spoke about GitLab, Omnibus, and the concept of...
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Yuri Shkuro on Observability challenges in microservices and cloud-native applications

In the last decade, we saw a significant shift in how modern, internet-scale applications are being built. Cloud computing (infrastructure as a service) and...

Hands on with Service Fabric

In this article by Rahul Rai and Namit Tanasseri, authors of the book Microservices with Azure, explains that Service Fabric as a platform supports...

OpenFaaS releases full support for stateless microservices in OpenFaaS 0.9.0

OpenFaaS announced on the 5th of September 2018 that they have released support for stateless microservices in OpenFaaS 0.9.0. They assert that managing FaaS...
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6 Ways to blow up your Microservices!

Microservices are great! They’ve solved several problems created by large monoliths, like scalability, fault tolerance, and testability, among others. However, let me assure you...

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