This GitHub repository contains an example of a Twelve-Factor application. This is the corresponding sample to the post on WASDev titled Creating a 12-factor application with WAS Liberty. It is a very simple application that was created to examine the characteristics of a Twelve-Factor application.
A Twelve-Factor application, as defined by 12factor.net, has characteristics that are ideal for developing individual microservices. To summarize briefly, a twelve-factor application:
This sample contains a Twelve-Factor Application that can be run on WAS Liberty and Bluemix.
Once the server has been started, go to http://localhost:9082/12-factor-application/ to view the sample locally or the route of your application to view the sample being hosted on Bluemix.
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