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The Structure and Process Fallacy By Nick Tune

“If our teams were just organized in the right way, and we adopted the agile process, we’d be so much more efficient.” What’s your feeling […]


Strategy execution: Building transparency & predictability into the uncertain By Sarah Dearden

Building an element of transparency and predictability into your software delivery or the execution of your transformation strategy is key to building trust and positive […]

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Architecture Modernization Enabling Teams (AMET) By Nick Tune

This article describes a pattern we have observed and applied in multi-team-scope architecture modernization initiatives, the Architecture Modernization Enabling Team (AMET). An AMET is a type of […]

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Why I prefer trunk-based development By Trisha Gee

These days, distributed version control systems like Git have “won the war” of version control. One of the arguments I used to hear when DVCSs […]

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Architecture & DDD Kata: Online Car Dealership By Nick Tune

I’ve just created a new kata which you and your team/friends can use to practice your architecture and domain-driven design skills. It’s completely free to […]


Unit Tests- Provide Flexible Data By Christina Ljungberg

It’s rather easy to find information about how to write good unit tests in the means of the test itself. But how should we handle […]

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Serverless code pipelines AWS: Terraform By Robert Hook

Alternative title: “How I built Jenkins with a few lines of Terraform and some Christmas Cake”. Almost a year ago I wrote up my comparison […]

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Technical Debt and Ageing Systems By Christina Ljungberg

When developers take shortcuts or decrease the quality to gain time, they will cause a technical debt. By doing nothing and letting the system age, […]

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Domain Discovery Workshops: Scale By Nick Tune

If you facilitate or attend domain discovery workshops, one of the most effective and simplest ways to uncover insights is to make the scale or […]

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‘Chocolate sauce’- software design heuristic By Nick Tune

A trip to the supermarket can teach you a lot about designing software system, shaping teams to build them and helping to understand software design… […]

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Code structure- the house metaphor By Christina Ljungberg

Reading code structure vs. writing code structure In a legacy system, what is it that you spend absolutely most time on? I would say, understanding […]

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AWS API Gateway + Lambda — I’m going to need more coffee for this By Robert Hook

If you read back over my adventures with AWS Lambda functions over the past few months, you may not be surprised to see my attention […]


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