#dddx Eric Evans – DDD and Microservices: At last , some boundaries!

Firstly Eric began explaining how microservices talk to each other by using Context Maps. He described a microservice as a part of the system run by an autonomous team, with boundaries between each one. Messages are sent between the services in the language of each context. Eric then went on to explain all the different… Read More #dddx Eric Evans – DDD and Microservices: At last , some boundaries!

#dddx Domain Driven Development eXchange 12th June 2015

On Friday I went to the DDD conference put on by Skills Matter. It was an excellent conference and perfectly aligned with the work we’re currently doing at Allegro. I tweeted a lot (as usual) but thought it would be handy to put some notes into a blog https://skillsmatter.com/conferences/6453-ddd-exchange-2015 You can either read my series… Read More #dddx Domain Driven Development eXchange 12th June 2015

Why cancellation of @BritRuby made me a #sadpanda

Something truly sad happened this weekend. Brit Ruby was cancelled: http://2013.britruby.com/ The Ruby community has been battling with issues of race and gender equality. We at Brit Ruby were well aware of this fundamental and important issue. This was one of the reasons why we encouraged everyone to submit a speaker proposal. Sadly, Brit Ruby… Read More Why cancellation of @BritRuby made me a #sadpanda

Software Craftsmanship 2 – Pair Programming for Interviews

The morning session I chose was run by the event sponsor 7Digital and of special interest to me a it’s something we practise at LateRooms and have recently been evolving. Resources from the session: interview guide: http://bit.ly/interview-guide katas: http://bit.ly/even-fib http://bit.ly/checkout-kata Firstly we were gathered into groups of 3 and asked to each take the role… Read More Software Craftsmanship 2 – Pair Programming for Interviews