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Microservices Best Practices for Java

An IBM Redbooks publication


Published on 07 December 2016, updated 13 March 2017

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ISBN-10: 0738442275
ISBN-13: 9780738442273
IBM Form #: SG24-8357-00

Authors: Michael Hofmann, Erin Schnabel and Katherine Stanley

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    Microservices is an architectural style in which large, complex software applications are composed of one or more smaller services. Each of these microservices focuses on completing one task that represents a small business capability. These microservices can be developed in any programming language.

    This IBM® Redbooks® publication covers Microservices best practices for Java. It focuses on creating cloud native applications using the latest version of IBM WebSphere® Application Server Liberty, IBM Bluemix® and other Open Source Frameworks in the Microservices ecosystem to highlight Microservices best practices for Java.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. Overview

    Chapter 2. Creating Microservices in Java

    Chapter 3. Locating services

    Chapter 4. Microservice communication

    Chapter 5. Handling data

    Chapter 6. Application Security

    Chapter 7. Testing

    Chapter 8. From development to production

    Chapter 9. Management and Operations


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