Hexagonal Architecture – The Great Reconciler?

Microservices small light 2In 2005, Alistair Cockburn, one of the co-authors of the Agile Manifesto and the originator of the Oath of Non-Allegiance, posted an article on his site that recast an old idea in a new form. The concept of ports and adapters is deeply familiar to EAI developers. The new form, which he called ‘hexagonal architecture’ is widely regarded as the inspiration behind microservices.  Is hexagonal architecture the ultimate reconciliation between microservices, ESB, EAI and EDI?

Read on at http://geekswithblogs.net/cyoung/archive/2014/12/20/hexagonal-architecturendashthe-great-reconciler.aspx

Written by Charles Young at 00:00

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