Nathaniel T. Schutta is a software architect focused on cloud computing and building usable applications. A proponent of polyglot programming, Nate has written multiple books and appeared in various videos. Nate is a seasoned speaker regularly presenting at conferences worldwide, No Fluff Just Stuff symposia, meetups, universities, and user groups. Driven to rid the world of bad presentations, Nate coauthored the book Presentation Patterns with Neal Ford and Matthew McCullough.
"Should that be a Microservice?" Part 6: Simplify Interactions with External Dependencies (aka the Façade Pattern)
When choosing an application architecture, six factors can help you decide when to use microservices. This post explores one factor in-depth: external dependencies.