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    Give REST a Rest with RSocket

    by Robert Roeser Follow 1 Followers on  Oct 15, 2018 15

    Representational State Transfer (REST) has become the de facto standard for communicating between microservices. The author argues that is not a good thing. We need a modern material to replace HTTP for creating modern services. Open source RSocket is designed for services. It is a connection-oriented, message-driven protocol with built-in flow control at the application level.​​​​​​​

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    The Argument for WCF Hosting in .NET Core

    by Jonathan Allen Follow 632 Followers on  Aug 22, 2018 1

    Should WCF Hosting be Supported in .NET Core? To a lot of people this seems like a strange question; the answer is obviously... yes? no? Well actually it is quite contentious with people on both sides of the issue fiercely arguing for their position. We’ll try to unpack the debate and explain the arguments on both sides.

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    Service-Oriented Architecture and Legacy Systems

    by Nicolas Serrano Follow 0 Followers , Gorka Gallardo Follow 0 Followers , Josune Hernantes Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 20, 2015 6

    In this article, authors provide an overview of current SOA technologies and how to evolve in legacy environments. They also discuss the topics of SOAP vs. REST web services, Enterprise Application Integration and incremental transition to SOA in legacy environments.


Why SOA Should Be Viewed As “Dependency-Oriented Thinking”

Posted by Ganesh Prasad Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 16, 2014

Ganesh Prasad proposes minimizing service dependencies in a SOA implementation rather than avoiding point-to-point connections in order to obtain a more flexible system that can evolve over time. 1

Architecture & Design Follow 2524 Followers

Apache Kafka: Next Generation Distributed Messaging System

Posted by Abhishek Sharma Follow 2 Followers on  Jun 04, 2014

Apache Kafka is a distributed publish-subscribe messaging system. This article covers the architecture, features and characteristics of Kafka and how it compares with other messaging systems. 15


Interview and Video Review: Working with Big Data: Infrastructure, Algorithms, and Visualizations

Posted by Aslan Brooke Follow 0 Followers on  May 02, 2013

Paul Dix leads a practical exploration into Big Data in this video training series. The training focuses on the high level architecture while teaching practical usage skills and Ruby algorithms.


Sharing Code in WCF without Code Generation

Posted by Jonathan Allen Follow 632 Followers on  Jan 23, 2013

A problem with WCF development is the proxy generator, which gives you nothing but simple DTOs. This article shows how to bypass the proxy generator so that your client and server can share code. 1


Implementing Pub/Sub based on AWS technologies

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 1 Followers on  Nov 27, 2012

AWS provides two services - Amazon Simple Notification Service and Amazon Simple Queue Service. This article shows how to combine them to build a flexible pub/sub service 2


Database-based High Performance Message Exchange Service for Enterprise Applications

Posted by Omar AL Zabir Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 11, 2011

Database Message Exchange Service stores messages in database for a Windows service to deliver to external services and vice versa. A message can be anything – an order, some task, a payload, etc. 7


Interview and Book Excerpt: ActiveMQ in Action

Posted by Srini Penchikala Follow 40 Followers on  May 02, 2011

In this article, InfoQ spoke with Bruce Snyder, co-author of ActiveMQ in Action book, about motivation for writing the book, transaction management and security aspects in ActiveMQ container. 1


An Introduction to SpringSource's Advanced Message Queuing Protocol Support

Posted by Charles Humble Follow 972 Followers on  Dec 06, 2010

This article looks at the problems AMQP is aiming to address, exploring some of the debate and controversy that the draft specification has generated, and looks at SpringSource's AMQP products. 6


How to Extend the Axis2 Framework to Support JVM Based Scripting Languages

Posted by Heshan Suriyaarachchi Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 13, 2010

Heshan Suriyaarachchi explores how Apache Axis2 can be extended to support JVM based scripting languages allowing them to be used to both expose web services and write web service clients. 1