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What kind of game is business?

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Recently, a couple of coincidental but separate interactions in my life had led me to a view about company culture.

There’s no such thing as a microservice

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Microservices are often thought as the modern way to build cloud native applications, so are containers. The question addressed here is whether microservices...

Queues or Topics, and how many?

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Message Brokered systems are increasingly common. What messaging concepts should we be using, Topics or Queues, and should we have a single one or many?

Handling Failures in Microservices

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This week I was asked the question 2 separate times - How do you handle [partial] failures in microservices? Here’s how…