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Revitalizing Aging Architectures with Microservices and the Reactive Platform

by Kevin Webber

Published December 1, 2015 in Programming

When you need to react quickly to competitive threats, but your existing architecture is anything but nimble, what do you do? You will hear the story of how Walmart Canada revitalized its aging architecture with a microservices model built for speed and performance - that efficiently leveraged its JVM infrastructure - to achieve major e-commerce success in just 12 months.

Results:

1. Conversions up 20%
2. Mobile orders up 98%
3. No downtime during Black Friday or Boxing Day