Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 3

2020-05-18T17:25:54+00:00

Everyone wants to leave monoliths behind for new and shiny microservices these days. We have a look at the implications this had for our real-world project and why you would (not) want to go down that road. Part 3 summarizes and thinks about pros and cons.

This is the third and final part of our article series on what a real life migration from a monolithic application to a multi- or microservices system can look like.

Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 32020-05-18T17:25:54+00:00

Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 2

2020-04-03T14:25:53+00:00

Everyone wants to leave monoliths behind for new and shiny microservices these days. We have a look at the implications this had for our real-world project and why you would (not) want to go down that road. Part 2 lists the changes that actually happened.

This is the second part of a three-part series. We cover a real-life m

Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 22020-04-03T14:25:53+00:00

Kubernetes on Windows (2): Tools

2019-09-25T15:13:19+00:00

Kubernetes offers many tools and add-ons that bring a lot of functionality to the table. But do they work with the new Kubernetes on Windows?

Kubernetes is a powerful system on its own. But what really elevates its usefulness to new heights are the many add-ons and tools. They add functionality like monitor

Kubernetes on Windows (2): Tools2019-09-25T15:13:19+00:00

Kubernetes on Windows (1): General Overview

2019-09-25T15:13:25+00:00

Kubernetes is getting more and more popular. But how does the container orchestration software fare on Windows? This post will give you a general overview.

With Kubernetes gaining more and more popularity it was only a matter of time until Microsoft brought it to their platform. This March Kubernetes announced production

Kubernetes on Windows (1): General Overview2019-09-25T15:13:25+00:00

6 Things to Consider for Microservice Migration

2018-06-14T14:32:43+00:00

Microservice migration for larger scale organizations requires an extensive reflection of the context in which microservices are introduced.

For my master’s thesis I conducted interviews with industry experts in the field of

6 Things to Consider for Microservice Migration2018-06-14T14:32:43+00:00

Docker: An introduction to easy containerization

2019-04-02T18:11:19+00:00

Docker is a lightweight container virtualization platform. Read on to find out about the advantages of this architecture.

Docker is a lightweight container virtualization platform, a container being an isolated Linux system which runs on an single Linux host. Docker helps the user to pac

Docker: An introduction to easy containerization2019-04-02T18:11:19+00:00

A Comparison of Minimalistic Docker Operating Systems [Update]

2018-06-25T15:32:05+00:00

In this article we compare the benefits of 5+ popular and promising minimalistic distributions best suited as a Docker Operating Systems.

With the Hype around containers and especially Docker many new Linux distributions were created to run containers. Compared to traditional operating systems, there ar

A Comparison of Minimalistic Docker Operating Systems [Update]2018-06-25T15:32:05+00:00