By Itamar Turner-Trauring: See Microservices.com Practitioner Summit for upcoming event information.   You may have heard about microservices: the trendy new architecture that lets you ship features quickly. All you have to do is spend three years rebuilding your organizational structure and rewriting your existing code. Sounds promising, right? It doesn’t have to be done that way, […]

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Vert.x is a toolkit for building reactive applications on the JVM. At the JAX Innovation awards, it was awarded “Most Innovative Java Technology”. It is event driven, non blocking and polyglot, therefore it an excellent platform for building microservices. In this talk, Bert Jan Schrijver shares experiences and real-world use cases from a Dutch company that started […]

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Hold onto your hats Scala people – Typesafe is no more. Not because it’s been crushed in a horrific Unicorn stampede or anything like that – there’s just been a name change and rebrand. As of today, the people who brought you Akka and the Play framework now go as ‘Lightbend’. Why ‘Lightbend’? Before you […]

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