What is Azure Service Fabric?
Azure Service Fabric is a distributed systems platform that makes it easy to package, deploy, and manage scalable and reliable microservices. Service Fabric addresses the significant challenges in developing and managing cloud apps.
Azure Service Fabric is a tool in the Microservices Tools category of a tech stack.
Azure Service Fabric is an open source tool with 2.7K GitHub stars and 322 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Azure Service Fabric's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Azure Service Fabric?
11 companies reportedly use Azure Service Fabric in their tech stacks, including Starbucks, Prognos, and OneWire.
20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Azure Service Fabric.
Why developers like Azure Service Fabric?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Azure Service Fabric
Azure Service Fabric's Features
- Simplify microservices development and application lifecycle management
- Reliably scale and orchestrate containers and microservices
- Data-aware platform for low-latency, high-throughput workloads with stateful containers or microservices
- Run anything – your choice of languages and programming models
- Run anywhere – supports Windows/Linux in Azure, on-premises, or other clouds
- Scales up to thousands of machines
Azure Service Fabric Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Azure Service Fabric?
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Azure Container Service
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Azure App Service
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