Developers around the world are delivering software faster thanks to a microservices architecture. In this course, Java Microservices with Spring Cloud: Developing Services, you will learn the skills needed to build Java microservices. First, you'll get an introduction to Microservices, Spring Boot, and Spring Cloud. Next, you'll explore offloading asynchronous activities with lightweight, short-lived tasks. Finally, you'll wrap up the course learning how to chase down performance issues using distributed tracing. When you're finished with this course, you'll have a foundational knowledge of key microservices patterns and be able to use your experience to build better Java microservices.