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Bonus: Author Anecdotes
9:40After saying "ciao for now," Greg spontaneously continued the discussion, going into more details about book authoring. This turned into an interesting conversation about book writing experiences, but off topic from the initial podcast. You may still find it fun and informative. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
The CQRS and Event Sourcing Long Position
38:31Vaughn and Greg discuss a lot of topics!CQRSEvent SourcingThe CQRS and Event Sourcing book Greg was completing at the time of this interviewEventStore and specific unique featuresEventStore Clustering complexity PAXOS (defined by Leslie Lamport in 1998)Data Mesh "The Old New Thing" UDP multicast for trading messagingHis upcoming next bookHis current work challengesGregory Young coined the term “CQRS” (Command Query Responsibility Segregation) and it was instantly picked up by the community who have elaborated upon it ever since. He is the founder and creator of Event Store. He has 15+ years of varied experience in computer science from embedded operating systems to business systems and he brings a pragmatic and often times unusual viewpoint to discussions. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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Writing Patterns for API Design
1:01:44With several great books on API design already on our shelves, this one stands out as a hefty pattern language and catalog for API designers. It's chock full of about everything you could need to design an industrial-strength API. Our discussion steps through the pattern writing process, including working as a team of five industry and academic professionals. Learn insights from one of the book's co-authors and pattern writers—a software industry practitioner—including his favorite and most challenging pattern in the book.Daniel Lübke is a Software and Business Process Architect working at Digital Solution Architecture GmbH in Hanover, Germany. He received his PhD in Software Engineering in 2007. Since then he is working as a consulting and coding software architect in client projects. He is one of the contributors to the API Pattern collection, author and editor of several books and other publications, and is frequently sharing his experience in conference talks and lectures. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Viewpoints: Software Development's Future
1:24:23What has changed in the software industry from 20 years ago and five years ago, and what might trends indicate about the future? Consider what developers use over and over again, year after year: programming languages, databases, testing, deployment, and operations. How can we improve developer experience with advanced programming language features, atomic and long-running transactions, and DevOps/SRE? Gazing into the future possibilities with Lev and Vaughn is fun and engaging. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Web API Design in the Face of Complex Distributed Architectures
56:50Matt McLarty (@mattmclartybc) is the Global Field CTO at MuleSoft. He works closely with organizations to define digital strategies, as well as design and implement enterprise-grade API and microservices solutions. An experienced software architect, Matt has worked extensively in the field of integration and real-time data distribution. He is the co-author of the O'Reilly books Microservice Architecture and Securing Microservice APIs, co-author of the ebook Develop a Winning API Product Strategy, co-author of the HBR article “APIs Aren’t Just for Tech Companies” and co-host of the APIs Unplugged podcast. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Functional, DRY, and Bi-Temporal Models
1:24:11Tomasz discusses these advanced topics while applying the overarching principles of Domain-Driven Design. Functional Programming and ArchitectureThe real meaning of the largely misunderstood DRY principle (Don't Repeat Yourself)The effects of tacit knowledge within organizations.The deep historical as-it-actually-was records of Bi-Temporal Models using CQRS.Learn Functional DDD and Architecture from Tomasz in his upcoming workshop. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Event Modeling and Event Sourcing
1:00:56Adam Dymitruk discusses with Vaughn the optimized steps and techniques of Event Modeling—a lightweight, graphical approach to software development. In addition, the topic transitions to Event Sourcing techniques to manage application persistence challenges. You'll enjoy Adam's unique experience.Join Adam's upcoming workshop and learn to put these tools of agility to work. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Overcoming Complexity in Modernization with Cloud and Other Popular Technologies
1:08:35Vaughn and Lee discuss architecting for scale, services at Amazon, AI for enterprise operations, fear of digital transformation, taking low-code and no-code seriously, practical blockchain, cloud security, cloud cost, and avoiding unnecessary complexity. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
From Juneteenth to UML in Color
51:40Michael Brown is a senior software engineer at Microsoft where he helps their customers in their Cloud Adoption journey. He has over 27 years in industry experience (giving him enough time to see movements come and go and come back again). He founded Juneteenth Conference in 2020 to highlight Black excellence in technology and to create a platform to promote tech careers to Black youth.Vaughn and Michael's conversation explores how practicing Lean Startup and having a product mindset brought the conference to reality in two weeks. Additional topics are Michael's use of UML in Color to represent design stereotypes and assist with his use of Domain-Driven Design. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Balancing Coupling in Software Design
42:25Vlad (Vladik) Khononov is a software engineer with over 20 years of industry experience, during which he has worked for companies large and small in roles ranging from webmaster to chief architect. Vlad maintains an active media career as a public speaker, blogger, and author. He travels the world consulting and talking about Domain-Driven Design, microservices, and software architecture in general. Vlad helps companies make sense of their business domains, untangle legacy systems, and tackle complex architectural challenges. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.