Service Fabric provides a couple of ways to employ microservices. One is to
orchestrate existing containerized services into applications. The other is to
write cloud applications from the ground up using Service Fabric’s
The first part of this book introduces Service Fabric fundamentals. You’ll
learn how to set u
p your development environment, and how to program
and deploy a Service Fabric application to a local or a cloud-based cluster.
You’ll learn about Service Fabric programming models, including stateful
services, stateless services, and the actor model. Finally, you’ll learn how to
design your applications for availability, reliability. and scalability.