What is Go Micro ?
It provides the core requirements for distributed systems development including RPC and Event driven communication. The micro philosophy is sane defaults with a pluggable architecture. We provide defaults to get you started quickly but everything can be easily swapped out.
Go Micro is a tool in the Microservices Tools category of a tech stack.
Go Micro is an open source tool with 15.5K GitHub stars and 1.7K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Go Micro 's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Go Micro ?
9 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Go Micro .
Go Micro 's Features
- Service Discovery
- Load Balancing
- Message Encoding
- Async Messaging
- Pluggable Interfaces
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