Thoughts on organizing architecture

Xebia

The post Thoughts on organizing architecture appeared first on Xebia Blog. Architecture Organization socio-technical architectureWhen being part of an enterprise, you will meet different architects on any given day.

Transitional Architecture

Martin Fowler

Ian Cartwright, Rob Horn, and James Lewis explain how to build and evolve a Transitional Architecture that supports this collaboration as it changes over time.

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Agile Architectures

Agile Alliance

Some folks swear a microservices architecture is always a good choice and that a monolith architecture is always a bad choice. Come to think of it – what architecture is a good choice for you and your product? Not all software architectures are equal.

Coach your Architects in Agile Architecture!

Xebia

Some companies ignore architects in their transformation, some will upskill their architects, and some will make the DevOps teams responsible for the architecture. And that statement usually gave teams the idea that the old way of writing extensive architecture documents is no longer needed.

Checklist Report: Preparing for the Next-Generation Cloud Data Architecture

Data architectures have evolved dramatically. It is time to reconsider the fundamental ways that information is accumulated, managed, and then provisioned to the different downstream data consumers.

Organized Architecture

DevOps.com

It’s time to ask yourself if the current architectural design of the overall product offering of IT is the best one you can afford to offer. The post Organized Architecture appeared first on DevOps.com.

Thoughts on organizing architecture

Xebia

Should the team not be able to make all of these architectural decisions by themselves? Organizing architecture guided by two perspectives. First-of-all, architectural scopes are not to be seen as static elements. As a starter, we see architecture as a function.

Team-sourced Architectural Principles

Martin Fowler

Having architectural principles is not new, but in a world of highly-autonomous-teams they become essential because they are the means by which an aligned delivery direction is achieved without the need for control.

Solution vs. Software Architecture

Dzone - DevOps

In my tenure as a solution architect in financial services working for a global consulting firm, I have often questioned the best way to practice enterprise architecture.

Crafting an Agile Enterprise Architecture

DevOps.com

Digital transformation, business agility and enterprise architecture are frequently heard terms in this era of digital technologies and rapid change. The post Crafting an Agile Enterprise Architecture appeared first on DevOps.com.

Partner Webinar: A Framework for Building Data Mesh Architecture

Speaker: Jeremiah Morrow, Nicolò Bidotti, and Achille Barbieri

In this webinar, learn how Enel Group worked with Agile Lab to implement Dremio as a data mesh solution for providing broad access to a unified view of their data, and how they use that architecture to enable a multitude of use cases.

Innovation With Software Architectural Excellence

DevOps.com

Software architecture plays an irreplaceable role in enabling businesses to deliver value efficiently. Accordingly, achieving architectural excellence is a continuous process of efficient implementation, advanced planning, and executive leadership engagement.

Using Event-Driven Architecture With Microservices

DevOps.com

Microservices architecture is on the rise, already forming a key part of several current transformation projects, breaking down traditionally monolithic applications into self-contained, independently deployed services that are identified using domain-driven design.

Scaling the Practice of Architecture, Conversationally

Martin Fowler

Like many modern software architects, Andrew Harmel-Law struggles with the need to scale architectural thinking to larger organizations while allowing teams to be as autonomous as possible.

Serverless Architecture

InnovationM

Serverless computing, or more simply Serverless, is a hot topic in the software architecture world. Client server model Web service Web Technology API architecture blog blogger blogging server serverless sever architecture UI

Top Considerations for Building an Open Cloud Data Lake

In this paper, we explore the top considerations for building a cloud data lake including architectural principles, when to use cloud data lake engines and how to empower non-technical users.

Thoughts on organizing architecture

Xebia

Should the team not be able to make all of these architectural decisions by themselves? Organizing architecture guided by two perspectives. First-of-all, architectural scopes are not to be seen as static elements. As a starter, we see architecture as a function.

Android Architecture

InnovationM

Android Android Architecture Architecture component Benefits of LiveData LifeCycleAware components

Application Architecture

DevOps.com

The post Application Architecture appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB humor managing microservices microservices monolithic applications parody satire software development tech humor

React-native 0.68 with new architecture

Xebia

Since 2018 React Native team has been investing a lof of time and effort to re-build the current framework architecture. In this article I’ll try to keep things simple and explain the following main topics: Current architecture. New architecture. New architecture.

Your Team's Pragmatic Guide to Security

Speaker: Naresh Soni, CTO, Tsunami XR

The pandemic has led to new data vulnerabilities, and therefore new cybersecurity threats. As technology leaders, it's time to rethink some of your product security strategies. Whether you need to rework your security architecture, improve performance, and/or deal with new threats, this webinar has you covered.

React-native 0.68 with new architecture

Xebia

Since 2018 React Native team has been investing a lof of time and effort to re-build the current framework architecture. In this article I’ll try to keep things simple and explain the following main topics: Current architecture. New architecture. New architecture.

The 4 Pillars of Enterprise Architecture

DevOps.com

The post The 4 Pillars of Enterprise Architecture appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB any architecture application architecture business systems enterprise architecture enterprise data humor parody satire software systems

Data architecture vs backend architecture

Erik Bernhardsson

The value of Agile Architecture in a modern organization

Xebia

Talking about the added value of applying Agile Architecture in your organization, we see fewer and fewer “IT architects” in organizations. Do we need Agile Architects or do we need to do Agile Architecture? In fact, nowadays, Architecture has shifted from a job title to a role.

Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

Micro-frontend architecture

Apiumhub

What is a micro-frontend architecture? The micro-frontend architecture is a type of design applied to the frontend that allows us to divide it into smaller, individual and semi-independent applications that work together. If you overuse this architecture, in the end it is meaningless.

Data Mesh Principles and Logical Architecture

Martin Fowler

Based on more thinking, and the lessons of a year's worth working with clients, she's now written an article outlining four foundational principles of a data mesh, and how they drive a logical architecture.

The strong and weak forces of architecture

Martin Fowler

Good technical design decisions are very dependent on context. Teams that regularly work together on common goals are able to communicate regularly and negotiate changes quickly.

The Truth About Software Architecture

Dzone - DevOps

The software architecture system portrays the system's structure and provides a detailed explanation of how it works and behaves. In simple terms, it can be stated that the software architecture offers the basic foundation on which the software can be developed. Introduction.

Microservices: The Dark Side

Speaker: Prem Chandrasekaran

A few years ago, Barclays embarked on a journey to migrate its legacy services to a modern tech stack with the objective of achieving a high level of scale, resilience, and reliability. During the incremental, iterative move towards an ecosystem of focused, distributed services, it’s fair to say that the company discovered the challenges of distributing objects. Join us for an episode you can’t miss if you’re finding it a lot harder to architect in practice than in theory, and learn how you can shed light on the dark side of microservices.

Software architecture lessons learned: interview with Patrick Kua

Apiumhub

And in this interview Patrick Kua shares his Software Architecture lessons learned over all these years. . Software architecture lessons learned: interview with Patrick Kua. What is software architecture for you? Do you believe that silver bullets exist in software architecture?

Software architecture recommendations by Mark Richards

Apiumhub

Apiumhub team organized a software architecture interview with a hands-on software architect we really admire – Mark Richards. He has been in the software industry since 1983 and has significant experience and expertise in application, integration, and enterprise architecture.

Parallel Database Architecture in DBMS – Advantages & Disadvantages

The Crazy Programmer

In this kind of architecture multiple processors, memory drives, and storage disks are associated to collaborate with each other and work as a single unit. The post Parallel Database Architecture in DBMS – Advantages & Disadvantages appeared first on The Crazy Programmer.

The value of Agile Architecture in a modern organization

Xebia

Talking about the added value of applying Agile Architecture in your organization, we see fewer and fewer “IT architects” in organizations. Do we need Agile Architects or do we need to do Agile Architecture? In fact, nowadays, Architecture has shifted from a job title to a role.

Serverless and Containers: How to Choose the Right Application Strategy

Speaker: Tolga Tarhan, Senior Vice President, GM AWS Services at Onica

When it comes to the modern tech stack, one of the fastest changing areas is around containers, serverless, and choosing the ideal path to cloud native computing. How do you as a technology leader point your team in the right direction, especially given how quickly this is evolving?

The Elephant in the Architecture

Martin Fowler

Last week I gave one of the keynotes at O'Reilly's Software Architecture conference. They commented about how they were often asked to do architectural assessments for clients, and almost always discovered that the architects neglected to properly understand the business value of the systems they were looking after. When I was invited to do this last year, I asked my colleagues at a radar meeting dinner for suggestions on what to talk about.

Article: Managing Technical Debt in a Microservice Architecture

InfoQ Articles

Culture Microservices Methodologies Technical Debt Culture & Methods Architecture & Design article

Architectural Fitness Function: build measurable evolutionary architecture

Apiumhub

Evolutionary architecture is something every software architect thinks about. To support this evolution, fitness functions can help in finding how well a system meets specified architecture goals and constraints in an automated way. What is Architectural Fitness function?

Sacrificial architecture

Apiumhub

One of the toughest decisions your software development team may face as you scale is deciding between keeping your current codebase and rebuilding on a new software architecture. Wait, but what is sacrificial architecture? Many companies work on sacrificial architecture strategically.

Monitoring AWS Container Environments at Scale

In this eBook, learn how to monitor AWS container environments at scale with Datadog and which key metrics to monitor when leveraging two container orchestration systems (ECS and EKS).