microservices and APIs and digital transformation

Microservices, APIs, and Innovation: Empowering Digital Transformation at Speed

In this series hosted at The New Stack, academy member Mike Amundsen explores techniques companies are using to make digital transformation more than a buzzword.

In this particular article, Mike focuses on what companies say microservices means for them and how they are applying this idea to transform service provisioning inside the organization. He calls out three things that every company can do — starting today — to help make progress on the path toward empowering teams to build great services quickly and safely.

The Author

Mike Amundsen

Lead API Architect

An internationally-known author and lecturer, Mike Amundsen travels throughout the United States and Europe, consulting and speaking on a wide range of topics including distributed network architecture, Web application development and cloud computing. His recent work focuses on the role hypermedia plays in creating and maintaining applications that can successfully evolve over time. He has more than a dozen books to his credit, the most recent of which is RESTful Web APIs.

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