Design for Scale Why Scale Matters Automation is not automation. Automating the operations of a single microservice based application system is not trivial but it has nothing todo with the challenge of developing an application platform to serve thousands of customers with ten thousands of applications. The same applies to data service automation: scale changes… Read more »
Pick Your Data Services Wisely With the full automation of the entire lifecycle of data services as a goal, the choice of data service to automate has a large impact on the resulting challenge. Large enough to make the data service choice a critical success factor. The selection of data services is rarely happening on… Read more »
Full Lifecycle Management Once automation has been set as a strategy, striving for full lifecycle automation is a logical conclusion. Providing fast and easy installation and initial configuration of data services is not enough. Depending on the application, the lifecycle of a data services is years long.