Microservice communication patterns

Microservice communication patterns There are many ways for your microservices to communicate. One of the biggest problems of deciding how they should communicate is weeding out the good information from the bad or the new from the old. Another thing to consider is your systems needs. How large is the system, how many services will […]

Networking Resources

Networking resources In order to completely understand microservices you also have to understand networking. Communication is one of the hardest parts of microservice design, get it wrong and your system simply won’t perform. Below are some useful links that explain networking concepts. Understanding the basics of RESTful APIs. This is a great article that covers […]

stream processing software resources and links

Stream processing is useful for many things, including real-time suggestions to users about content that may interest them based on their actions. You can feed streams of events to an event processor to have it search text. Designing Data Intensive Applications by Martin Kleppmann has great information about Streaming and Stream Processing in Chapter 11 […]

event storming resources

Event Storming Resources Event storming is a process of modelling software that works well with domain driven design principles. During an event storming session all involved parties get together and help model a domain, this helps everyone from the developer to the business decision makers understand the system and from a ubiquitous language ( common […]

Lagom notes and facts

This is just a list of notes and facts I have gathered about Lagom. I’m the kind of person that asks 1 million questions and likes to know why things are done. Why does Lagom use Cassandra as an event store system? Lagom uses Cassandra as it’s event store. I wanted to know why they […]

notes facts and resources about domain driven design aggregates

DDD Domain Driven Design Aggregates When learning about Domain Driven Design one of the harder things is wrapping your head around what aggregates are. In this post I list some facts, some may be redundant, but redundancy helps reinforce concepts. Here is my personal list of facts and notes about domain driven design aggregates in […]