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Practical Microservices by Umesh Ram Sharma

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Thoughts before scaling

Just creating a microservice is not sufficient. We are doing all this for performance, which, in turn, is for a smooth user experience. We are doing this to increase the users on the platform. So, with an increasing number of users, scaling a microservice becomes important. The more users, the more scaling needed; better scaling gives a better user experience, which gives more users on a platform and moves us back to more scaling. With microservices, everything is more granular, including scalability and managing spikes in demand. No matter how you view the challenges of scalability for microservices, from the customer or end-user perspective, what matters is the performance of the app itself.

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