Socks Shop

A Microservices Demo Application

Socks Shop simulates the user-facing part of an e-commerce website that sells socks. It is intended to aid the demonstration and testing of microservice and cloud native technologies.

Socks Shop is maintained by Weaveworks and Container Solutions.

Open Source & Free

Socks Shop is open source, (Apache License, Version 2.0) and is free to use for talks, testing and demo's.

Socks Shop on Slack

The Weave Community hosts the Socks Shop Slack channel. Join Slack and tell us how you're using the app.


Sock Shop frontend

Visualizing the application

Use Weave Scope or Weave Cloud to visualize the application once it's running in the selected target platform.

Sock Shop in Weave Scope