1 year, 21 days ago

The Open Group ‘Open Digital Standards’ Virtual Event July 19 – 21, 2021 – Highlights

Last week, our Open Digital Standards July 2021 event brought together vendors and end-user organizations from across the globe to discuss how the cross-industry development of open standards is helping businesses become digital-first. It was fantastic to have over 1,040 attendees from more than 90 countries gather virtually to discuss this critical roadmap to digital transformation.

5 years, 7 months ago

Following up on Spraint

This posting isn’t just a blog entry it is a magnum opus. TL;dr version is “don’t send the complete state of the system object downstream if the downstream systems are trying to deliver events”. It fits into EA (admittedly on the technical side of thin…

5 years, 7 months ago

Following up on Spraint

This posting isn’t just a blog entry it is a magnum opus. TL;dr version is “don’t send the complete state of the system object downstream if the downstream systems are trying to deliver events”. It fits into EA (admittedly on the technical side of thin…

5 years, 9 months ago

Events and Context, and cauliflower.

I was chatting with a friend yesterday about composability, events, and other distributed computing concepts.He is quite a fan of doing composition at the point of consumption. Using the idea of eating family style – a group of people, a common table a…

5 years, 9 months ago

Events and Context, and cauliflower.

I was chatting with a friend yesterday about composability, events, and other distributed computing concepts.He is quite a fan of doing composition at the point of consumption. Using the idea of eating family style – a group of people, a common table a…

6 years, 22 days ago

Levels of Architectural Understanding

Early on in my EA career, I was very fortunate to become involved in a pioneering EA initiative at Westpac. My introduction to Westpac came when I helped its Group Data Resource Management team develop tool and repository support for its enterprise business model. During this engagement, I kept hearing people refer to an exciting Read more

6 years, 22 days ago

Levels of Architectural Understanding

Early on in my EA career, I was very fortunate to become involved in a pioneering EA initiative at Westpac. My introduction to Westpac came when I helped its Group Data Resource Management team develop tool and repository support for its enterprise business model. During this engagement, I kept hearing people refer to an exciting Read more

7 years, 1 month ago

Event based processing and capability architecture

The illusions of process architectures Most of the time people expect that a process is a linear execution of activities that has been predetermined, some people call this the happy path (top illustration) and expect that this is the way things should work. On other occasions people realize that processing is a bit more complex […]

7 years, 1 month ago

Event based processing and capability architecture

The illusions of process architectures Most of the time people expect that a process is a linear execution of activities that has been predetermined, some people call this the happy path (top illustration) and expect that this is the way things should work. On other occasions people realize that processing is a bit more complex […]

8 years, 2 months ago

Events, messages and state

I have recently had the need to think about messages, events, and state. I may have finally caught up to where Nigel Green was three years ago!These three ideas are often bundled together, but really they represent different things. And when we try to …

8 years, 2 months ago

Events, messages and state

I have recently had the need to think about messages, events, and state. I may have finally caught up to where Nigel Green was three years ago!These three ideas are often bundled together, but really they represent different things. And when we try to …