Should you use microservice architecture?

In 2014 microservices went mainstream. However we still don't know anything about how microservice projects are maturing over time, so we need to be very cautious when considering them. In fact, it is still recommended to use monoliths.

What are microservices?

You've been hearing a new buzzword for some time now. Microservices architecture is a new shiny thing in software world. This post summarizes Martin Fowler's take on this topic.

Multithreading 101

This post will explain the basics laying behind multithreading in general and how those basics relate to real-world programming languages (Java in this case). This is the foundation which we will build upon in later posts, where we will talk about advanced multithreading and concurrency topics.

Java Garbage Collection 101

Do you have an interview tomorrow and want to refresh your knowledge on garbage collection? Or maybe you are new to this topic and just want to start somewhere? Either way, this is a place for you. In this post, I will go from fundamentals to the practical implementations and will introduce you to several GC buzzwords.