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Getting microservices to talk to each other: HTTP vs queues

Getting microservices to talk to each other: HTTP vs queues

#post-getting-microservices-to-talk-to-each-other { background-image: url(/blog/content/images/2016/03/network-1.svg); background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: 50% 0; background-size: 100%; } When you take the microservices plunge, you have to decide how to let them talk to each other. There are two common approaches: Services call out to other services via HTTP requests Services