Shiny Things

Shiny Things: Why Your Certificates Matter

Who really ever wants to be a target? Unless it is of someone’s affection, it is pretty much never a good thing. Especially in the world of cybersecurity. Now don’t get me wrong, it doesn’t take much to attract the attention of someone hacking for fun, profit, or even to make a statement, but sometimes we do things that attract unnecessary attention to ourselves.

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Transition from Monolith to Microservices

A Transition from Monolith to Microservices Part 2: Finding a Solution

This post is part of a 3-part series on Expanse’s transition to a Microservices Architecture built on Java and Spring Boot. In this series, we seek to share the issues we faced with the monolithic system, why we think the Spring Boot-based services will address them, and how we are affecting this change with other technologists who love to design or think about systems.

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Transition from Monolith to Microservices

A Transition from Monolith to Microservices Part 1: Deciding to Transition

This post is part of a 3-part series on Expanse’s transition to a Microservices [1] Architecture built on Java and Spring Boot. In this series, we seek to share the issues we faced with the monolithic system, why we think the Spring Boot-based services will address them, and how we are affecting this change with other technologists who love to design or think about systems.

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