Service-oriented architecture (SOA) introduced the concept of loosely coupled services, but didn’t live up to hopes. Microservices architecture is being promoted as the new solution to structuring applications. How are they different?
Getting software applications inside and outside the enterprise to integrate with each other and transfer data properly has been through many phases. Starting with manual data exchange (i.e. re-typing), and then moving to flat files, and then FTP (File Transfer Protocol), it has been fraught... Read More