Chapter 9. From Monolithic to Microservices

In this chapter, we will look at some possible strategies to follow when we have to transform a monolithic application into microservices, along with some examples. This process can be a little difficult if we already have a big and complex application, but fortunately, there are some well-known strategies that we can follow in order to avoid problems throughout this process.

Refactor strategies

The process of transforming a monolithic application into microservices is a refactor code in order to modernize your application. This should be done incrementally. Trying to transform the entire application into microservices in one step could cause problems. Little by little, it will create a new application ...

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