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Two Mistakes You Need to Avoid When Integrating Services

Posted by Pamod Sylvester on  Sep 07, 2016

Often enterprises assume adopting patterns like ESB help in developing with services. However, hidden challenges with these patterns can present dangers which go unnoticed until the system is live. 3

Using Templates to Transform Web Service Results into Markup

Posted by Greg Brown on  Aug 31, 2016

The HTTP-RPC open-source Java framework returns results in JSON by default, but can use the CTemplate system to respond with custom markup.

Creating RESTful Services with T4 Based on Model and Interfaces

Posted by Amel Musić on  Aug 19, 2016

Amel Musić demonstrates how T4 can be used to create a flexible code generator that reduces the amount of time and effort it takes to create RESTful services.

HTTP-RPC: A Lightweight Cross-Platform REST Framework

Posted by Greg Brown on  Jul 12, 2016

HTTP-RPC is an open-source framework for creating and accessing cross-platform polyglot RESTful web services using a convenient, RPC-like metaphor, while preserving fundamental REST principles. 3

Locating Common Micro Service Performance Anti-Patterns

Posted by Andreas Grabner on  May 03, 2016

In this 2nd installment on diagnosing performance issues, performance guru Andreas Grabner focuses on spotting performance & scalability issues in distributed Microservice Oriented Architecture

Production Like Performance Tests of Web-Services

Posted by Stefan Goebbels on  Apr 29, 2016

New impetus to performance testing: performance split testing as attempt to make performance testing of web services more dynamic by using real-time production traffic and applying the A/B testing. 3

From Monolith to Multilith at ticketea

Posted by Jose Ignacio Galarza Miguel Araujo on  Jan 24, 2016

ticketea is a large online ticket selling platform in Spain. This article describes their growing pains and how DevOps and an API-based distributed architecture allowed them to cope with growth. 1

Thinking Outside-In: How APIs Fulfill the Original Promise of Service-Oriented Architecture

Posted by Anders Jensen-Waud on  Jan 21, 2016

APIs are a lightweight agile way of building reusable systems. Previously only some SOA adopters delivered these goals. Some key differences are the shift to distributed resources & statelessness. 4

Exposing the Lucene Library as a Microservice with Baratine

Posted by Sean Wiley on  Jan 05, 2016

Learn how to place Baratine’s async POJO facade in front of an existing library without modification, using an API-centric approach to exposing a library as a high performance microservice. 1