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Going the microservices way - part 1

This is the 1st post in the Going the microservices way focus series. Microservices, are trending right now, whether you like it or not. There are good reasons for that as it resolves many issues organizations are faced with. It also opens a Pandora box as new issues pop up every now and then…​ But that is a story for another day: in the end, microservices are here to stay. In this series of articles, I’ll take a simple Spring Boot app ecosystem and turn it into microservices

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Going the microservices way - part 2

This is the 2nd post in the Going the microservices way focus series. In my previous post, I developed a simple microservices REST application based on Spring Boot in a few lines of code. Now is the time to put this application in the cloud. In the rest of the article, I suppose you already have an account configured for the provider. Pivotal Cloud Foundry is the Cloud offering from Pivotal, based on Cloud Foundry.