Sam Newman, author of Building Microservices, opened the day's talks by tackling the question directly. He reviewed the different ways that people define cloud native and unpicked whether they were useful. "It's a buzz-worthy term that has no real, good, formal definition," says Sam. "A lot of people conflate many things in the term cloud native.… Continue reading What Is Cloud Native, Anyway?
Cloud-native computing takes advantage of many modern techniques, including PaaS, multicloud, microservices, agile methodology, containers, CI/CD, and devops The term “cloud-native” gets thrown around a lot, especially by cloud providers. Not only that, but it even has its own foundation: the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), launched in 2015 by the Linux Foundation. ‘Cloud-native’ defined… Continue reading What is cloud-native? The modern way to develop software