Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 1

2020-01-20T10:08:09+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.

Microservice architecture is one of the buzzwords that has notably influenced software development in recent years. This influence went as far as basically branding t

Hype Meets Harsh Reality: Microservices in the Wild Part 1 2020-01-20T10:08:09+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): Tools 2019-09-25T15:13:19+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 Overview 2019-09-25T15:13:25+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 microservice migration. As a result a guidance is provided  by thoroughly analyzin

6 Things to Consider for Microservice Migration 2018-06-14T14:32:43+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 containerization 2019-04-02T18:11:19+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