At the end of 2016 I spent some time performance testing IBM MQ, Pivotal RabbitMQ and Apache ActiveMQ in a Docker environment. This project goal was similar to my earlier tests on the native OS described in this blog post,… Read More ›
This category covers various technologies across the board, such as App Servers, BPM, Clouds, etc.
On November 29, 2016, Rogue Wave announced their acquisition of Akana (ex-SOA Software) for an undisclosed amount. With this acquisition, Rogue Wave has entered the API Management market. API Management is a key enabler of Digital Transformation and has become… Read More ›
API Management has become a key enabler of digital transformations and the API Gateway, one of its fundamental components, has taken center stage. There are many API management vendors in the market offering different sets of features and capabilities as… Read More ›
Not all messaging products deliver the same qualities of services. For example, RabbitMQ does not support transactional handling of messages. This inevitably leads to lost and duplicate data, which may not be a big deal in a monitoring dashboard where… Read More ›
I often meet customers who have hundreds of large applications running on WebSphere. If you move those large applications into microservices you may easily end up with several hundreds or even thousands of microservices. Quite often these environments are provisioned… Read More ›