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Continuous Delivery: Building Systems that Can Pivot



Sam Newman, Zhamak Dehghani make an introduction to microservice architectures, explaining why they are ideal for organizations that want to optimize for fast speed of change.


Sam Newman is a technical consultant at ThoughtWorks, where he has been for over 10 years. He has worked with a variety of companies in multiple domains in the UK, Australia and the US. Zhamak Dehghani works with ThoughtWorks as a principal consultant, currently focusing on system architecture for continuous delivery. Zhamak has worked as a software engineer and architect for 15 years.

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Agile Australia is built specifically for thought leaders, practitioners, and innovative business people who are serious about expanding their thinking and ways of working: at an individual and organisational level. Hear valuable insights from highly regarded keynotes, learn how to create high-quality solutions faster, and network with potential clients and collaborators.

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Jan 20, 2015

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  • Hiding problems behind over-simplification

    by Sergey Kucherov,

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    Let's remember what was the problem SOA was trying to solve. One of such problems would be a service bottleneck. You will end up with a few services that have 100 more call volume than others. Any attempt to optimize performance of the whole system will make it into a big ball of ... services connections.

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