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About the SOA Heritage Impact on Microservices

by Jan Stenberg Follow 23 Followers on  Nov 15, 2017

The heritage from SOA impacts the approach and design of a microservices architecture, how we select technology, and also the organisational aspects, Tareq Abedrabbo claimed at the recent Microservices Conference µCon London 2017. One example from his experience is that many organisations still have a separation between enterprise architects and developers.

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Jonas Bonér on How Events Are Reshaping Modern Systems

by Srini Penchikala Follow 29 Followers on  Nov 14, 2017

Jonas Bonér talked about event driven services and how event driven architectures (EDA) and event stream processing (ESP) technologies are helping with designing the modern applications based on distributed systems. He spoke at the recent Reactive Summit 2017 Conference.

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RockScript: An Open Source Scripting Language and Engine for Microservice Orchestration

by Daniel Bryant Follow 513 Followers on  Oct 27, 2017 4

Tom Baeyens has released a preview of RockScript, an open source scripting language and engine for integrating and orchestrating microservices. RockScript uses a language that looks much like JavaScript, which when executed by the accompanying engine allows the coordination of transactional activities within microservice systems in a similar fashion to Business Process Modelling (BPM).

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Rust 1.21 Improves Language Syntax and Tooling

by Sergio De Simone Follow 7 Followers on  Oct 18, 2017 1

The Rust core team has just released Rust 1.21, bringing a new language feature making literals more flexible, library stabilizations, and improved support for tools.

Web API Follow 201 Followers

PayPal’s API Style Guide and Patterns

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 22, 2017

PayPal has created their platform as services connected to each other through RESTful APIs. They have developed guidelines and design patterns for creating and using these APIs, making them publicly available for other developers to get inspiration for their own projects.

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Rust 1.20 Brings Associated Constants and More

by Sergio De Simone Follow 7 Followers on  Sep 08, 2017

Rust 1.20 adds type-associated constants, a number of library stabilizations, and improved credential hiding in Cargo.

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Java API for RESTful Web Services 2.1 Released

by Amit K Gupta Follow 5 Followers on  Aug 26, 2017

Java API for RESTful Web Services JAX-RS 2.1 was released, with support for server-sent events, JSON-B, improved support for JSON-P, and a reactive extension to the client API.

Cloud Follow 200 Followers

Microsoft Announces Coco Framework for Enterprise Blockchain Networks

by Kent Weare Follow 7 Followers on  Aug 20, 2017

In a recent blog post, Microsoft announced a new open framework, called Coco, which targets enterprise consortium networks. The framework sits on top of existing blockchain platforms, such as Ethereum, and focuses on improving network throughput, adding new confidentiality models, network policy management and support for non-deterministic transactions.

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The Open API Initiative Announces the OpenAPI Specification 3.0.0

by Shelby Switzer Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 07, 2017

The Open API Initiative has announced the release of OpenAPI Specification 3.0.0.

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Process Managers in Event-Based Systems

by Jan Stenberg Follow 23 Followers on  Jul 28, 2017 1

Publishing events to notify about changes in a domain keeps different domains decoupled from each other, but if there really is a logical flow of events it becomes implicit and hard to follow. A better solution is to use a Process Manager to keep track of the overall process, Bernd Rücker stated in his presentation at this year’s DDD eXchange conference.

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Rust 1.19 Adds Untagged Unions and More

by Sergio De Simone Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 24, 2017

Rust 1.19 introduces a number of language improvements, including non-tagged unions, and new standard library features.

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The Difference between SOA and Microservices?

by Mark Little Follow 10 Followers on  Jul 23, 2017 6

RedMonk's Stephen O'Grady has entered the debate on SOA versus microservices and agrees with many others that the size of a service is neither a necessary nor sufficient differentiation.

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GraphQL vs REST: Things to Consider

by Andrew Morgan Follow 2 Followers on  Jul 08, 2017

At API Days Paris 2016, Arnaud Lauret discussed GraphQL vs RESTful HTTP API’s, outlining their strengths and weaknesses. He concluded that deciding which one to adopt is context dependant, and that are many trade-offs between the two.

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Rust 2017 Roadmap Progress

by Sergio De Simone Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 08, 2017

Rust core team developer Nicholas Matsakis summarized the current state of progress of Rust’s 2017 roadmap.

Cloud Follow 200 Followers

Integrate 2017 Recap: Adding Intelligence to Integration

by Kent Weare Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 04, 2017

Integrate 2017, an annual integration event focused on Microsoft Integration technologies, took place in London from June 26th – 28th. Some of the key themes that were discussed include the role of cognitive computing in integration, API orchestration, SaaS connectivity, cloud native integration, the impact of serverless on integration and cloud messaging at scale.

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