Entries by Shridhar Venkatraman

Are Microservices Turning Applications into Complex Networks?

Deployed by leading companies such as Netflix, Expedia, Paypal, and eBay, microservices are fast becoming a popular architecture pattern. The movement towards microservices is driven primarily by the need for agility and scale in modern businesses. In a microservices architecture, services are fine-grained and protocols are lightweight thereby helping improve modularity.