Shaun is Application Transformation Practice Lead at Pivotal. He is the inventor of top down DDD techniques including the Boris Exercise. He spends most of his time slaying, starving and strangling monoliths and defining pragmatic solutions to complicated problems. He has a wealth of experience designing and building mission critical applications with technologies running the gamut from Akka to Zuul. Shaun has recently presented at Spring One and Cloud Foundry Summit.
Are fire-breathing monoliths lurking throughout your Enterprise? Many of these ancient behemoths can be millions of lines long and can wreak havoc when trying to evolve and transform your business. Unfortunately, your business depends on services they provide, so they can’t just be eliminated without a battle plan. In this session, we will discuss how to carve up your legacy dragons using the DDD heavy Swift Method which includes Event Storming, The Boris Exercise and SnapE. This method has been used to realize the Art of the Possible in several > $1B companies over the past two years.
Technical Debt Detective
Inventor of EventStorming
UX person in love with DDD
Author of Idea Flow
Data Horticulturist. Code Tinkerer.
Development Manager and Architect
Domain Driven Developer
Ask Me About Dojos
Developer, Crafty Person, and Eater of Legacy Spaghetti
Author of “Domain-Driven Design”
Event-driven Model Enthusiast
Engage and Embrace
Student of Systems
Engineering Excellence Evangelist
Junior Master Strategist
Author and Obsessive Programmer
Functional Domain Modeler
Distributed engineer, AFOL