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Java Microservices with Spring Cloud: Coordinating Services

by Richard Seroter

This course will teach you how Spring Cloud makes it easier for you to locate, connect to, protect, and chain your microservices. You'll explore 6 major Spring Cloud projects and how to effectively use them.

What you'll learn

You use microservices because you want a more resilient and adaptable architecture. But with those benefits, comes additional complexity. In this course, Java Microservices with Spring Cloud: Coordinating Services, you'll see how Spring Cloud makes it simple to embed best practices from Netflix and others into your apps. First, you'll interact with a service registry and see how to find services at runtime. After that, you'll find out how to protect your architecture with circuit breakers. Routing and load balancing change in a microservices architecture, and you'll get hands on with Spring Cloud projects that make it easier. Messaging is a powerful way to introduce loose coupling, but it can be intimidating to use. Finally, you'll get deep experience with two exciting Spring Cloud projects that make messaging approachable to any developer. After this course, you'll have the skills and confidence to expand your microservices architecture in a maintainable way.

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About the author

Richard Seroter is a Director of Outbound Product Management at Google Cloud, with a master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Colorado. He’s also an instructor at Pluralsight, lead editor for cloud computing, frequent public speaker, author of multiple books on software design and development, and former 12-time Microsoft MVP for cloud. Richard maintains a regularly updated blog on topics of architecture and solution design and can be found on Twitter as @rseroter.

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