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Micro Services, Netflix and The End of Pizza Releases

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By now, all of us know Netflix and have used it. We should also know that because of the uptake in streaming services in general, traditional DVD rental services had to either adapt or face bankruptcy. Lovefilm, a more traditional DVD rental service was acquired by Amazon for £200m which became Lovefilm instant, a streaming service, and finally Amazon prime instant video. Blockbuster wasnt so adaptive…. Netflix themselves are the poster child for Amazon Web Services. To me, the fact that they’re running their platform on what’s essentially an outsourced…
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