µCon 2019 - Day 3

Good morning day 3. So much to absorb already from Day 1 and 2 but it isn't over yet. This morning's Keynote "Crossing the River by Feeling the Stones" from Simon Wardley is a must see. This was a very educational look at the value of maps, and…

µCon 2019 - Day 1 & 2

After a restful night at a London hotel (I learned my lesson from the last time I came in for a London conference) coffee and breakfast at the Business Design Centre in London, muCon 2019 kicks off. muCon (or µCon) is a Conference on Microservices, DDD & Software Architecture. From…

NDC Oslo 2018 - Day 2 & 3

Day 2 Day 2 of NDC Oslo. A bit less productive than the first. I needed a longer lunch and missed a couple of slots, but made the most of talking to some of the speakers for a bit over the break. There is so much going on that it…

NDC Oslo 2018 - Day 1

With 10 streams on, there has been a lot to choose from at NDC in Oslo. But as day one ends, I've now voted with my feet. And since I can't be in two places at once (though the overflow does technically make this possible) these are the decisions I…

AWS Summit London 2018

I recently attended the AWS Summit in London and thought I would give some notes on the event from my perspective. As a developer working for a company that uses AWS, there was plenty to get out of an event such as this, and the free attendance makes a great…