Barry is Chief Architect at IDesign and and also works for Ecru Consulting in Sweden. He is a former Chief Architect for Microsofts Western Europe Consulting Practice and former global lead of the Worldwide Solutions Architecture Community at Microsoft. His background is in distributed systems, integration, and IoT.
Workshop: Becoming a Cloud Architect
Many Architects and developers are just beginning on their journey to the Cloud. There is so much focus on learning about different API’s and products that we often miss the essence of engineering for the cloud, leading to disappointing results for the companies investing in cloud initiatives. This course aims to give you a head start in Architecting for Azure. Read more about the workshopBook your seat
Session: Antifragile: Designing the Systems of the Future
Based loosely on the book ‘Anti-fragile’ by Nicholas Nassim Taleb, we look at how his theories on fragility and the ability to withstand shocks can be interpreted to help us design, produce, and manage better systems that can help us deal not only with failures, but also with rapidly changing markets and expectations in modern software development.