Category: Microservices

Application Transformation
Google apigee implementation

Provisioning overview (source) During provisioning, components are configured and created that allow bidirectional communication between a virtual private cloud network (VPC) managed by you and a VPC network managed by Apigee. After you complete the

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Application Transformation
Google apigee, overview and architecture

  Source Apigee is a platform for developing and managing APIs. By fronting services with a proxy layer, Apigee provides an abstraction or facade for your backend service APIs and provides security, rate limiting, quotas,

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AWS Technology
Basic API Flow

End User, Security Group (JWT etc), to the Front End application, Proxy (nginx), to the API Gateway where policies are applied (Security, Throttling), to the API (Docker, K8s), Back End Data Access.  

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AWS Technology
AWS API Gateway, Lambda, SNS

AWS API Gateway is extremely powerful and easy to deploy. You don’t have to manage any infrastructure (i.e. no purchasing, scaling, patching), the gateway is capable of handling tens of thousands of requests per second,

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Application Transformation
API Gateways vs a monolithic Service Bus

  APIs provide the standardized contract that was missing from the SOAP environment.  SOAP messaging and related protocols were used in the monolithic Service Bus Architecture or Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), in which device endpoints

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Application Transformation
K8s and Docker – use cases and differences

  Both Kubernetes and Docker are used to deploy and manage containers.  Often Docker Containers run applications within Kubernetes (K8s) node clusters.  Usually the two are working together. Docker is however, suitable for different use

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Cloud Design Goals
Side Car Pattern for Containers

A common Cloud pattern especially with a container deployment model, is to use a side car in which we deploy components of an application into a separate process or container to provide isolation and encapsulation

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