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Microservices for the Enterprise

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A Design-Based Approach to Creating Organizational Readiness and Sustainable Systems

April 19, 2017

5 - 7 p.m. Coordinated Universal Time

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What you’ll learn and how you can apply it

By the end of this live, online course, you’ll understand:

  • The potential benefits of microservice architecture
  • The principles and practices that help to achieve each benefit
  • A methodology for defining a microservices strategy
  • Determine what benefits are most important to your organization
  • Develop a blueprint for your microservices strategy
  • Identify the domains that encompass your microservices system

This live event is for you because…

  • You’re a technology leader who wants to introduce microservice architecture to your organization
  • You work with APIs, containers, and other microservice-related technologies
  • You want to become an expert in microservice architecture
  • You want to understand how successful companies have adopted microservice architectures


  • Familiarity with microservices, APIs and distributed systems
  • Nice to have familiarity with Domain-Driven Design

Suggested reading:

(not required in advance, but Matt will discuss concepts from these books. They are excellent resources to have on hand as you progress with microservices)

Building Microservices

Microservice Architecture

Recommended Preparation

What are microservices?


The timeframes are only estimates and may vary according to how the class is progressing.


Lecture (30 minutes)

  • The background and benefits of microservices
  • A design-based approach to microservices
  • Outcome and service

Activity (10 minutes)

  • Service design exercise

Lecture (30 minutes)

  • Foundation, system and organizational design

Q&A (20 minutes)

Your Instructor

  • Matt McLarty

    Matt McLarty is Vice President of the API Academy at CA Technologies. The API Academy helps companies thrive in the digital economy by providing expert guidance on strategy, architecture and design for APIs. He is an experienced instructor, speaker, and one of the authors of the acclaimed book, Microservice Architecture.

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