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Tech CEOs Must Evaluate Microservices Architecture to Establish If There Are First-Mover Advantages

Published: 17 January 2019

ID: G00373052

Analyst(s): Martina Kurth


Microservices design and deployment patterns gain prominence in business and operational improvements in TSP product development strategies. Tech CEOs may adopt microservices to solve agility problems in discrete areas of evolving software-driven, cloud-native service delivery infrastructures.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


  • Microservices Definitions

Impacts and Recommendations

  • MSA Offers Early-Mover Advantages
  • Operationalizing Microservices Requires Broad Investments
  • Holistic and Agile Approaches Are Key to Unlocking Full Potential of MSA
  • Talent Must Be a Central Consideration for This Industry Shift

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