Category Microservices

Integration in the New World: Interconnecting Everything and Everyone

We all agree that customer-centric digital businesses and the up rise of connected devices (hyper connectivity) opens up endless opportunities and possibilities for organizations. The movement of interconnecting everything and everyone (Partners, IoT devices, Big Data, Mobile, Social, SaaS, PaaS) should not be taken lightly and will be having significant impact on the size of ecosystems and modern application architectures. […]

Docker playtime for Dummies

Docker is hot! If you haven’t heard anything about it before you should ask yourself whether you should switch careers. In this blog I will basically explain how to run a Docker container with Drools BRMS (Business Rules Management System) on Microsoft Windows. Yes, that’s right on Windows! I am currently also playing around with […]

AMQP vs. JMS

Developed by John O’Hara from JPMorgan AMQP (Advanced Message Queuing Protocol) sets a standard on how messages should be structured and transmitted. Goal is to solve the problem of interoperability by providing a truly interoperable, cross-platform messaging standard. Is this the next messaging standard?

Microservices, just another buzzword?

Why is everybody talking about microservices these days? It seems to be the solution to everything whereas in my opinion it’s nothing else than what SOA services were intended to be in the first place.