Upgrade to Pro — share decks privately, control downloads, hide ads and more …

Is Agile Killing the Architect

Is Agile Killing the Architect

May 2016 & again in October 2016

Julian Browne

May 19, 2016
Tweet

More Decks by Julian Browne

Other Decks in Technology

Transcript

  1. IS Agile
    killingthe architect?

    View full-size slide

  2. #notdead
    (probably)

    View full-size slide

  3. Architecture
    Exists
    your architecture doesn’t

    View full-size slide

  4. The chaos trap

    View full-size slide

  5. db db
    1990s
    app

    View full-size slide

  6. db
    app app
    app
    app
    db
    1990s
    app

    View full-size slide

  7. db
    app app
    app
    app
    app
    app
    app db
    1990s
    app

    View full-size slide

  8. db
    app app
    app
    app
    app
    app
    app db
    1990s
    middleware
    app

    View full-size slide

  9. what’s
    an
    app?

    View full-size slide

  10. “now we have gigantic computers,
    programming has become an
    equally gigantic problem”
    Djikstra. “The Humble Programmer” 1972

    View full-size slide

  11. back to basics

    View full-size slide

  12. “nobody knows what to do”

    View full-size slide

  13. WHAT’S AN ARCHITECT TO DO?

    View full-size slide

  14. is this
    your
    architect?

    View full-size slide

  15. is this your architect?

    View full-size slide

  16. before software, make people

    View full-size slide

  17. HELPFUL CONTEXT?

    View full-size slide

  18. usefulness
    time

    View full-size slide