The FAQ should provide quick answers to the most common questions.
Micro is a platform for API driven development.
Micro is source available and makes use of the Polyform Shield license.
Start by checking out the project itself at github.com/micro/micro
Micro is runtime agnostic. You can run it anywhere you like. On bare metal, on AWS, Google Cloud. On your favourite container orchestration system like Mesos or Kubernetes.
Yes. In v2 and beyond micro makes use of gRPC by default.
Go Micro was an early attempt at building a framework for Go microservices development. We’ve since shifted our focus entirely to Micro, a platform for cloud native development which includes a server, command line and service framework (previously go-micro). Go Micro has been moved to asim/go-micro.