The mass adoption of microservices has forced more engineers to understand the implications of that decision within their systems. With that change also comes pitfalls and issues that can be easily missed or ignored if we’re not careful. In this talk, we will go over those common fallacies in distributed systems and how we can mitigate them.
Latency is omnipresent. It occurs in all communication.
communication time = latency + (message size/bandwidth)
Being interoperable is essential.