MicroProfile is an open-source specification that brings a number of microservices features to Java EE. It was born out of the need to accelerate Java EE innovation and serves as an incubator to eventual standardization via Jakarta EE. MicroProfile features include Open Tracing, Open API, dynamic configuration, fault tolerance, a type-safe REST client, metrics, health checks and JWT propagation. MicroProfile is supported by major industry players like IBM, Red Hat, Oracle, Microsoft, Payara and Tomitribe.
This session is a fast paced look at the current state of MicroProfile. This includes motivation, history, latest changes, road map and a code example driven tour of features.