The software integration market is heating up with dozens of new cloud-based vendors and a sea-change in customer expectations. What does this means for traditional Enterprise Application Integration? What do modern integration tools give us and where is this all heading. The answer is cloud-based microservices PaaS, and Microsoft is leading the charge forward. What are microservices, what is the next-generation Azure PaaS platform all about and how will this transform the world of application and service integration in the future?