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July 13, 2017
SmartBear has joined the Eclipse MicroProfile Group to standardize microservices development, NGINX puts their Fabric Model on GitHub and the 'as-a-service' trend gains steam.
June 23, 2017
IBM has delivered a new tool, known as Microservice Builder, that helps simplify microservices development, including building, deploying and managing microservice applications.
May 31, 2017
IBM, Google and Lyft joined forces on Istio, an open source microservices platform that connects and manages networks of microservices, regardless of their source or vendor.
March 31, 2017
The O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference kicks off in New York City on Sunday, and organizers are looking to help both career architects and 'accidental' architects.
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Discover the how-tos for managing state in microservices applications, and then evaluate prevalent front-end and back-end state management approaches. Continue Reading
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