Posts in the SoftwareArchitecture category

  1. GSAS 2019

    December 11, 2019

    The first Global Architecture Summit was a great success, attracting a large number of people from across Europe and beyond. I participated in a number of panels on how to measure the effectiveness of architectural practices and the future of software architecture as a discipline and an activity. Great event to be part of. Looking…

  2. Software Architecture Day

    October 30, 2018

    After the success of the Software Architecture Day workshop in Timisoara, it was great to get the chance to run the event again in Cluj-Napoca (in Transylvania in northern Romania).

  3. ECSA 2017

    October 27, 2018

    I continually try to bridge the gap between academic researchers and industry and as a small step in this direction, I attended the European Conference on Software Architecture and presented a paper titled “A Model for Prioritization of Software Architecture Effort” describing how I investigated how practicing architects focused their attention. As well as the…

  4. JAX Finance 2018

    April 4, 2018

    The JAX team brought the “JAX Finance” event back to London and I gave a blockchain talk entitled “Building Applications on the Ethereum Blockchain”.

  5. JAX London 2017

    October 11, 2017

    I was very pleased to be back at JAX London in 2017 and I gave an updated version of my introductory blockchain talk, explaining what it is and what we might do with it (with a sprinkling of my cynical view of what reality might look like).

  6. SPA 2017

    June 28, 2017

    I was quite involved in SPA2017, helping with the organisation, as well as co-presenting two very interactive sessions and thoroughly enjoyed the event and learned a lot from the people who attended the sessions and from the other excellent sessions I attended. The sessions were on blockchain (with Nick Rozanski) and serverless computing (with Andy…

  7. O’Reilly Software Architecture London

    June 28, 2017

    O’Reilly brought their software architecture conference to London for the first time and I was lucky enough to get to present two sessions, one on architecture principles and one, with Simon Brown, on effective modelling for software architecture.

  8. GOTO London 2016

    June 28, 2017

    The team at Trifork organised a very nice event in October called GOTO London, a continuation and extension of the established GOTO conference series. I was lucky enough to be able to give two talks, a forward looking talk on how system architecture is changing, and a variant of my security principles talk.

  9. JAX London 2016

    June 28, 2017

    It was great to be back at JAX London again and I gave a talk on security principles for developers and also co-presented a talk on the “Naked Objects” framework Apache Isis with Dan Haywood, which was great fun. The slides here are the ones for the security design principles talk.

  10. SPA2016

    June 28, 2017

    I was back at SPA again in June 2016, for another engaging three days where I learned a lot more than I imparted! Still I was involved in a sessions, with Nick Rozanski, on Big Data from a “real world” perspective.