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The Seven (More) Deadly Sins of Microservices



Daniel Bryant talks about the 2016 edition of the seven deadly sins that if left unchecked could easily ruin our next microservices project, and some of the nastiest anti-patterns in microservices, providing tools to not only avoid but also slay these demons before they tie up the project in their own special brand of hell.


Daniel Bryant is the Chief Scientist at OpenCredo. His current technical expertise focuses on ‘DevOps’ tooling, cloud/container platforms and microservice implementations. He is a leader within the London Java Community, contributes to several open source projects, writes for well-known technical websites and regularly presents at international conferences.

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Jul 17, 2016

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  • The slides can be found here (and a blog post is coming soon!)

    by Daniel Bryant,

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    I've uploaded the slides to SlideShare to allow bookmarking and sharing etc:

    I also plan to write an associated article/blog post soon!

  • RE: Wardley Mapping

    by Richard Clayton,

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    Daniel - Let me first say that the presentation was fantastic. It answered a couple of questions I had around microservice implementation practices and confirmed some of our architectural decisions (nice to know we aren't crazy!).

    I was curious whether you had attended the Wardley Mapping training? If so do you think it was worth the cost?

  • Re: RE: Wardley Mapping

    by Daniel Bryant,

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    Many thanks Richard, and I'm glad to hear that the content was useful!

    I haven't personally attended the Wardley Mapping training, and instead have mainly read Simon's "Bits or pieces" blog:

    I believe that Simon is also working on a book too, but I'm not sure when (if?) this will be available.

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