• Architecture & Design Follow 1505 Followers

    Events, Flows and Long-Running Services: A Modern Approach to Workflow Automation

    by Bernd Rücker Follow 8 Followers , Martin Schimak Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 21, 2017 7

    Recent discussions around the microservice architectural style has promoted the idea that “to effectively decouple your services you have to create an event-driven-architecture”. Although events can decrease coupling, we must avoid the mistakes of traditional SOA: centralised control should to be avoided, and workflow engines must be less painful to use and operate.

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    Virtual Panel: Microservices Interaction and Governance Model - Orchestration v Choreography

    by Srini Penchikala Follow 29 Followers on  Nov 05, 2017 2

    The recent trend in application architectures is to transition from monolithic applications to a microservices model. This transition without a good service interaction model will most likely result in chaos and a service landscape that's hard to govern and maintain. InfoQ spoke with domain experts on this topic and compiled their responses in this virtual panel article

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    The Container Landscape: Docker Alternatives, Orchestration, and Implications for Microservices

    by Kai Wähner Follow 1 Followers on  Nov 20, 2016 2

    The orchestration of containers is key for success, and various technologies are competing for market share. This article examines the current tooling and how this relates to deploying microservices. A key takeaway is that developers should create business logic of their microservices using a vendor -and platform- agnostic approach.


Simple TOSCA Orchestration for Docker

Posted by Nati Shalom Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 14, 2015

TOSCA, governed by the OASIS organization, is a platform for defining a standard container orchestration specification that is portable across various cloud environments and container providers. 1


Docker: Present and Future

Posted by Chris Swan Follow 397 Followers on  Aug 31, 2014

Chris Swan presents an overview of the Docker journey so far and where it is headed along with its growing ecosystem of tools for orchestration, composition and scaling. 3

JavaScript Follow 241 Followers

No Callbacks Required: StratifiedJS Returns Sequential Programming to Javascript

Posted by Werner Schuster Follow 4 Followers on  Dec 19, 2010

StratifiedJS is a superset of Javascript that adds concurrency constructs and makes callback hell a thing of the past. How? InfoQ talked to Alexander Fritze, of Onilabs, to find out. 5


Orchestrating Long Running Activities with JBoss / JBPM

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 01, 2009

This article explores the use of JBoss and jBPM to implement design solutions that effectively address the issue of orchestrating long running activities. 2


Using JBoss ESB and JBPM for Implementing VMS Solutions

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 0 Followers on  May 29, 2009

In a new article Boris Lublinsky discusses how the JBoss middleware platform, specifically JBoss ESB and jBPM (JBoss Business Process Management) can be used for building composite service solutions. 1


Workflow Orchestration Using Spring AOP and AspectJ

Posted by Oleg Zhurakousky Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 29, 2008

This article demonstrates how to build and orchestrate highly configurable and extensible yet light-weight embedded process flow using AOP techniques with Spring AOP and Aspect J. 14


Choosing between Routing and Orchestration in an ESB

Posted by Adrien Louis Follow 0 Followers , Marc Dutoo Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 02, 2008

In this article, Adrien Louis and Marc Dutoo discuss the differences and relative merits of using orchestration vs. routing in a typical ESB setup, and discuss various implementation options.


ESB Topology Alternatives

Posted by Adrien LOUIS  Followers on  May 23, 2008

In this article, Adrien Louis discusses the pros and cons of two topologies for ESB-based SOAs: A single ESB for the company vs. a system of "departmental" ESBs that are connected to each other. 6


Service Composition

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 26, 2007

In this article, Boris Lublinsky discusses the main approaches to service composition, both from design and implementation point of view, and outlines the benefits of using orchestration. 8

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