Talk details

In schedule:
Purple Stage
May 31, 16:55 - 17:40 CET
Unifying API and event driven architectures
Software Delivery Craft Matters
software architecture
Level: Intermediate

Closed architectures are dead. But there’s a war going on : should architectures be API first to facilitate fail-fast one-to-one interactions or Event first to facilitate fan out interactions where eventual consistency is acceptable?

In this talk, I will describe the concept of AFEA (API first, Event always architectures) which allow:

  • Designing services by first thinking in terms of API and events through strategic Domain Driven Design

  • Enjoying the benefits of both APIs and events while mitigating their respective trade-offs

  • Exposing APIs, web hooks and events in a single developer portal

Craft 2024 - Woody Rousseau
Woody Rousseau
CTO & Cofounder of FinTech Practice at Theodo

Woody is the CTO and cofounder of the FinTech focused branch of the Theodo group. He leads tech and product experts designing and implementing innovative applications and architectures in the financial services space. His two main topics of interest are Open Finance, with APIsation playing a paramount role in this strategy, as well as radical quality with a 0 defect approach for products, inspired...