Reading Time: 4 minutes Partitioning enables logical separation of data.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) is a RPC-style web service protocol.
Reading Time: 2 minutes With GitHub Actions one can build end-to-end continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) capabilities.
Reading Time: < 1 minute API Gateway is a fully managed service to create, publish, maintain, monitor and secure APIs. Lambda is a function-as-a-service product. The two can be combined to create serverless, cost-efficient and infinitely scalable APIs.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Kubernetes is a software system that allows one to easily deploy and manage containerised application on top of it. Its aim is to provide best possible utilisation of your hardware (metal and virtual) resources while still maintaining complete isolation of hosted applications.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Docker is a platform for packaging, distributing and running applications. It allows you to package your application together with its whole environment.
Reading Time: 3 minutes When an application comprises a handful of large components only, it's completely acceptable to give a dedicated virtual machine (VM) to each component and isolate their environments by giving each their own operating system instance.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Monolithic applications consist of components that are all tightly coupled together and have to be developed, deployed and managed as one entity. Running a monolith typically requires a small number of powerful servers that can provide enough resources for running the application.