Simple Microservices Architecture on AWS - Microservices on AWS

Simple Microservices Architecture on AWS

Typical monolithic applications are built using different layers—a user interface (UI) layer, a business layer, and a persistence layer. A central idea of a microservices architecture is to split functionalities into cohesive “verticals”—not by technological layers, but by implementing a specific domain. Figure 1 depicts a reference architecture for a typical microservices application on AWS.



Typical microservices application on AWS

Figure 1: Typical microservices application on AWS