Definitions Edit

Microservices are

[a]n approach to designing software as a suite of small services, each running in its own process and communicating with lightweight mechanisms.[1]

Microservice is "[a] set of containers that work together to compose an application."[2]

References Edit

  1. NISTIR 8151, at 13 (citation omitted).
  2. NIST Special Publication 800-190, at 48.