Oliver Gierke summarizes the problems Spring Cloud tries to solve and introduces the individual modules through practical code examples.
Oliver Gierke is the lead of the Spring Data project at Pivotal, formerly known as SpringSource, and member of the JPA 2.1 expert group. His working focus is centered around software architecture, Spring, REST and persistence technologies. He is regularly speaking at German and international conferences and the author of technology articles as well as the first book on Spring Data.
Micro Services are a new paradigm for software architecture: small services in separated processes take the place of large applications. This way monolithic architecture can be avoided, and systems are easily scalable and changeable. The microXchg conference looks at a variety of aspects of Micro Services.