Top Microservice and API Guiding Principles


If you are setting goals and vision to your Microservices and API initiatives, below are some top guiding principles. Please copy/paste these into your PowerPoint or Word documents.


  1. Ensure quality of Microservices, APIs, and IT solution approahces throughout the company.
  2. Provide a platform for transactional and data integrity.
  3. Reduce risk of redundancies.
  4. Enable reusability.
  5. Promote simplicity and ease of use.
  6. Enable teams to deliver solutions rapidly through APIs and Microservcies
  7. Keep Total Cost of Ownership low.
  8. Compliance to corporate security guidelines and reduce vulnerabilities in a data sharing environment.



Jordan Braunstein, CTO