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For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

Designing Microservice Apps For Containers And Cloud Platforms

Early Adopters Illuminate More Than 30 Emerging Practices

July 27, 2017

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For application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders seeking to deliver business change more quickly, containers provide better application packaging while microservices provide better application structure. Each presents a wide range of implementation challenges, and using them both together only multiplies the challenges. This report draws on interviews with nine early adopters to outline more than 30 emerging practices to guide developers as they craft their solution architectures for business agility.

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Table of Contents

  • The Interplay Of Microservices, Containers, And Cloud Platforms
  • Emerging Design Practices For Structure And Security
  • Emerging Design Practices For Resilience And Uptime
  • Recommendations

  • Evolve Deliberately Toward Microservices, Containers, And Cloud
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents

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