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[Crowdcast] Get your Java Microservice up and running!


September 15, 2021 4:00 pm CEST

From developers for developers.

What you will learn
This workshop demonstrates how to build a microservice with Java, getting your Microservice up and running with MicroProfile and how to deploy it to Kubernetes. By the end of the workshop, you will have a microservice running locally and on Kubernetes. The microservice in this workshop is kept as simple as possible, so that it can be used as a starting point for other microservices. The microservice has been developed with Java EE and Eclipse MicroProfile.

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Please ensure you have the following installed on your laptop: Docker

The technology:
Microservices: A microservice is a service-oriented application component that is tightly scoped, strongly encapsulated, loosely coupled, independently deployable and independently scalable.
Eclipse MicroProfile: Optimizing Enterprise Java for a Microservices Architecture
Kubernetes: also known as K8s, an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications
Docker: Docker takes away repetitive, mundane configuration tasks and is used throughout the development lifecycle for fast, easy and portable application development – desktop and cloud
Open Liberty: A lightweight open framework for building fast and efficient cloud-native Java microservices

We will use our sample Cloud Native Starter that we open-sourced on GitHub:

Earn a digital badge!
Prove you understand the Java implementation of a Cloud Native RESTful Java microservice built on open technologies MicroProfile and OpenLiberty. You can describe how to effectively build and run a microservice on a local machine in a container, and understand the steps needed to deploy a single microservice to Kubernetes and on the IBM Cloud Kubernetes service. Get your badge in this workshop!

Speaker: Thomas Südbröcker

We are looking forward to seeing you there!
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