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Simulating CloudEvents with AsyncAPI and Microcks

Simulating CloudEvents with AsyncAPI and Microcks

TL;DR: CloudEvents and AsyncAPI are complementary specifications that help define your Event Driven Architecture. Microcks allows simulation of CloudEvent to speed-up and ensure autonomy of development teams. The rise of Event Driven Architecture (EDA) is a necessary evolution step towards cloud-native applications. Events are the ultimate weapon to decouple your microservices within your architecture. They are bringing great benefits like space and time decoupling, better resiliency and elasticity.

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Podman Compose support in Microcks

Podman Compose support in Microcks

While Docker is still the #1 option for software packaging and installation on the developer laptop, Podman is gaining traction. Podman advertises itself as a drop-in replacement for Docker. Just put alias podman=docker and you would be good to go, they said 😉 Whilst the reality is a bit more nuanced, we made the necessary adjustment to make it as simple. Today it is a pleasure to contribute back this adaptation to the Microcks community!

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Microcks 1.2.0 release 🚀

Microcks 1.2.0 release 🚀

We are delighted to announce the 1.2.0 release of Microcks - the Open source Kubernetes-native tool for API Mocking and Testing. With this new release, we are pursuing further our vision of a unique tool and consistent approach for speeding up the delivery and governing the lifecycle of ALL kinds of APIs - whether synchronous or asynchronous. In this release, we put a lot of effort (and love ❤️) into listening and implementing feedback and ideas from our community.

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Advanced Dispatching and Constraints for mocks

Advanced Dispatching and Constraints for mocks

The purpose of this post is to explain the advanced dispatching and constraint features available when mocking a REST API using Microcks. As I recently went again through the documentation answering questions on our Zulip chat, I realized that all the pieces were present but we did not have any overall example showing how to use them! So I setup this new example based on a real life use-case our community users have submitted.

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