Microservices architecture (MSA)

We have discussed the unique contributions of the SOA pattern towards establishing and sustaining service-enabled environments and enterprises. The service-oriented architectural pattern has evolved over decades to express and expose any legacy, monolithic, and massive application as a dynamic collection of interdependent services. Services are blessed with interfaces and implementations. Interfaces are the contacting and contracting mechanism for any service-enabled application. There are standards, languages, models, frameworks, platforms, patterns, and a bevy of toolkits to shepherd the service paradigm towards its logical conclusion. Though SOA has done a lot of things for the IT enterprise, there are ...

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