217 RR Architecture Without an End State with Michael Nygard

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03:11 – Michael Nygard Introduction

04:36 –  Release It!: Design and Deploy Production-Ready Software by Michael T. Nygard

07:15 – Upfront Architecture

14:29 – Architecture Without an End State (Definition)

18:42 – Beware Grandiosity

22:45 – Context

23:52 – Holding Teams to Standards

26:27 – Architecture Between Groups

29:16 – “It’s not my job” (Developer Responsibility)

31:45 – Design Artifacts

37:55 – Staying Humble

  • “Assume positive intent…”

39:43 – Distributing Economic Decision Making

45:51 – Tools and Technologies That Are Helping

48:45 – Future Book Plans?


Michael Nygard: Architecture Without an End State (Avdi)
Daily Tech Video (Avdi)
October CincyRb – Jim Weirich on Decoupling from Rails (Avdi)
Rachel Shadoan: Why Algorithm Transparency is Vital to the Future of Thinking (Avdi)
Avdi Grimm: A review of news summary services (Avdi)
Systems Thinking, Third Edition: Managing Chaos and Complexity: A Platform for Designing Business Architecture by Jamshid Gharajedaghi (Jessica)
William Byrd: The Promise of Relational Programming @ PolyConf 15 (Jessica)
Again (Coraline)
Seveneves: A Novel by Neal Stephenson (Coraline)
remoteconfs.com (Chuck)
God (Chuck)
Jesus Christ (Chuck)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Chuck)
Cory Doctorow: The Internet of Things That Do What You Tell Them (Michael)
The TCP/IP Guide: A Comprehensive, Illustrated Internet Protocols Reference by Charles M. Kozierok (Michael)
services-engineering (Michael)