What are Microservices and Can this Architecture Improve Your Application Development?

What are Microservices and Can this Architecture Improve Your Application Development?

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The software products we use every day for both business and leisure are going through a quiet transition behind the scenes. A decade ago, it was the norm to build software as one, large, unified product — as a monolith. But in recent years, there has been more adoption of microservices, or microservice architecture, which constitutes a drastically different approach to building software.

What Are Microservices?

With a microservices, a type of service oriented architecture, software is built in smaller loosely coupled segments, rather than one large monolith. By segmenting key parts of a software, you can silo and decentralize a…

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