Tag : microservices

Deploying Microservices with Spring Cloud Netflix on Nirmata (Part 2)

This is a republished post from the original work by Deen Aariff. Welcome back to this series of tutorials about how to deploy the Pet-Clinic Application on Nirmata! In Part 1, we managed to get the Pet-Clinic application running on our local machines. After that, we created a repository for each of our Docker Containers…

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Deploying Microservices with Spring Cloud Netflix on Nirmata (Part 1)

This is a republished post from the original work by Deen Aariff.   As a student of computer science, I love to work on small projects as a way of introducing myself to new technologies. Microservices, a trend with serious momentum in the software industry was a foreign topic to me, and I wanted a project that…

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How Microservices Drive Increased Customer Engagement

A microservices-style architecture breaks down an application from a single monolithic structure into smaller independent services. Each service handles a particular business function and can be deployed separately from the others. They’re connected via application programming interfaces (API). This structure allows developers to achieve outcomes that would be difficult or impossible with other types of…

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Microservices: Benefits and Challenges

Microservices architecture has become a common approach for enterprises to achieve agility and continuous delivery of applications to meet the growing demand of their users, as well as to gain a competitive advantage. Microservices are small, light, modular software programs, designed to fulfill one or a few purposes. They may be deployed independently, in small…

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Managing Large Microservices-style Applications using Nirmata

In this post I will discuss a powerful new feature in Nirmata, called Application Dependencies. In Nirmata, an Application is composed of one or more services. A traditional application may have a few services, one for each tier, while a microservices-style applications may have dozens of services. Nirmata already has a rich application modeling capability…

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Benefits of using SaaS for managing cloud applications

Businesses need to innovate faster to stay ahead of the competition. Increasingly businesses are adopting cloud computing, containers, and microservices for rapid application delivery. While these latest cloud-native technologies can help them deliver faster, they also introduce new challenges. Cloud-native applications are complex, and have a lot of moving components that require end-to-end automation for…

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Nirmata accelerates ProSoft Technology’s journey to IoT microservices

As ProSoft Technology commenced work on its new IIoT machine management platform, the engineering team concluded that building it with a cloud-native microservices-style architecture, and using application containers, would offer the best flexibility for adding new services as their customers’ needs evolve. To help automate the deployment and management of application containers, ProSoft Technology selected Nirmata as…

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Change Management for Containerized Applications

  Change Management is an IT Service Management (ITSM) process for managing updates to business critical systems. With containerized applications it’s now possible to enable fully automated continuous delivery pipelines. So, how does change management fit in? Let’s take a look at what happens to change management in a container-native world. Is Change Management needed? The…

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DevOps and Docker at Scale! Continuous Discussion with Electric Cloud

Recently, I participated in an online panel on the subject of DevOps and Docker at Scale. This session was part of Continuous Discussions (#c9d9), a series of community panels by Electric Cloud  about Agile, Continuous Delivery and DevOps. You can watch the full recording here. Below are a few questions and answers from the panel: Does…

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Nirmata is now an AWS Technology Partner!

We are extremely excited to announce that Nirmata is now an AWS Partner Network (APN)  Technology Partner! AWS has an extensive program for technology partners and we are excited about the visibility, training and other benefits that AWS partners get. Over the last couple years, our team has worked with several customers in their cloud…

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