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About phil helm

Phil Helm is a Solution Architect in Raleigh, NC. He is also the president of Iasa Raleigh, a Triangle-based IT architecture chapter of Iasa Global. Phil has over 18 years of experience working in software. He is currently solutioning a microservices architecture. Phil is a Sun certified Java programmer, an Iasa and SEI certified architect and holds both a Bachelors and a Masters in Computer Science.

Why Should I Choose a Microservices Architecture?

This blog post is one in a series that will give you some insight into the full day training class (Microservices Solution Architectures) I will be teaching at the ITARC Austin on October 6th, 2016.  That's a great question. Maybe you shouldn't. I have had this debate with more than one person: "Isn't a microservices architecture just

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Debugging a container that won’t start

To implement an architecture that takes advantage of container technology, one way to persist the data has been to use a separate data container. In my case, I am using Jenkins in a container, and I want to save the configuration/jobs/history from my CI flow. Ideally, this container would a part of some kind of

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