The monolith vs microservices debate

April 16, 2020, 4:45 p.m. (2 years, 7 months ago)
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What is a microservice, and what is a monolith? What differentiates them? When is a good time for your team to start considering the transition from monolith to microservice? And does using microservices mean you can’t use a monorepo?

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Notes and Links

  • Jsonnet - A data templating language for app and tool developers.
  • Monzo - Where Matt works with 1600+ microservices.
  • Grafana Labs - Where Tom works.
  • Prometheus - Open Source monitoring software Tom contributes to.

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