Quick ML model serving with Java

The microservices architecture allows you to do something, that was not really viable, or even previously possible — you can build applications with multiple languages at once — and that’s simply amazing! But what if you are restricted to a certain tech stack and languages? Or what if all you need is MVP (minimal viable product)? Or you don’t want to build/use heavy-weight ML systems? Or you just need something to make the aforementioned MVP quickly in your given stack and language?

Let’s consider the case of an MVP for a distributed Java application that uses Apache Kafka…