Why You Can’t Talk About Microservices Without Mentioning Netflix

About six years ago, Netflix began the move from a monolithic to cloud-based microservices architecture, openly documenting the journey along the way. Netflix is one of the earliest adopters of microservices, a term that didn't even exist when Netflix began moving away from … [Read more...]

Navigating The Politics of Microservices

Microservices has the potential of significantly impacting the way in which developers create applications. It’s possible to create applications using microservices faster and more efficiently than other technologies that are currently available. The problem is that many … [Read more...]

Talking About Microservices: Recap of API Craft Boston

A few weeks ago, SmartBear hosted API Craft Boston with the folks from Akana, Ian Goldsmith and Laura Heritage, to talk about microservices. It was an extremely informative presentation of where microservices came from, what it solves, and considerations around how it might … [Read more...]

Delving Into the Microservices Architecture

Although microservice architecture is fairly new, the basic concept behind it is one that will seem familiar to many software professionals. The guiding principles behind microservices include: Using small, single purpose, service-based applications to create a fully … [Read more...]