Lagom

The yarn of Lagom: Bye-bye Monoliths!

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Microservice architecture is in an uproar, in the industry and the business domain. The Microservice architecture tackles the drawbacks associated with the Monolithic architecture. The Lagom framework is a front-runner in the development of modern enterprise applications. This blog is the first in a multi-part series on The Lagom framework. In this blog, I’d take you through the following topics: Why Microservices and not Continue Reading

Microservices and the Saga Pattern

Reading Time: 10 minutes Microservices have become a crucial part of any enterprise these days, no matter if it is a big or a small enterprise. When something this big is present in the market why not see some fundamentals of the same? So here we’ll go through the concepts like what is a microservice and Saga Patterns that an ideal microservice should have.

A Beginner’s Guide to Deploying a Lagom Microservice on Kubernetes

Reading Time: 4 minutes Both Lagom and Kubernetes are gaining popularity quite fast. Lagom is an open source framework for building reactive microservice systems in Java/Scala. And, Kubernetes (or K8s in short) is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. Together they make an excellent stack for developing Reactive microservices of production grade. We have already seen a lot of blogs on Lagom on this Continue Reading

Transport Cinnamon Matrices From Lagom To Prometheus

Reading Time: 3 minutes Monitoring is a pain when it comes to distributed applications, and even more when you have shared or non-shared variables to monitor in your application. Here in this blog, I’ll explain two tools which can ease the monitoring efforts, one for generating metrics called Cinnamon and other to visualize them, called Prometheus. Let’s have a quick brief intro about these two – Prometheus – An open-source monitoring system with Continue Reading