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For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

Monoliths Benefit From Both Containers And Microservices

Containers Help Both Microservices And Monolithic Applications

June 26, 2017

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In the race to deliver business change more quickly, legacy monoliths can feel like boat anchors to application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders. Spurning monoliths, developers are adopting containers and microservices, each of which provide distinct benefits for both legacy monoliths and greenfield development. For AD&D pros crafting their future platforms, this report summarizes how developers can apply the benefits of containers and microservices — separately or together — to monolithic applications.

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Table of Contents

  • Containers And Microservices Benefit Monolithic Applications
  • Recommendations

  • Use Containers For Both Greenfield And Brownfield Solutions
  • Supplemental Material
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