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JANUARY 1, 2017

"In search of agility in IT systems architecture"


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author: Krzysztof Bończak
reviewer: PhD Sławomir Pawlikowski
Copyright © by Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN SA, Warszawa 2017


Who the book is for:

Architects
People involved in human resources management
Business analysts and developers
Software developers
All stakeholders into agile development process and co-operation rules


Why you should read the book:

The presented book was completely focused on agile practices and principles from IT architect role point of view. It helps to understand key aspects of agile distributed systems development, the importance of a good architecture design in modern systems and available to achieve advantage following the principles of agile architecture. All described ideas are focused on business support and maximal value delivery to stakeholders (end users mainly). The book delivers useful information about building agile and self-organising teams much more efficient at work than market average rate and their co-existence with line management.

Reading the book you will be familiar with:


Book's table of contents:

Preface
2
Acknowledgement
4
Introduction
8
  1. Introduction to architecture
    16
    1. Architecture concept definition
      17
    2. Selected points of view on architecture
      20
    3. Principles of design architecture
      25
    4. Traditional and agile approach to architecture
      29
    5. Main stakeholders identification
      30
    6. Different roles of architects
      32
    7. Architect's role evolution
      34
      1. Global point of view
        34
      2. Project point of view
        37
    8. Summary
      38
  2. Agile architecture
    41
    1. Goals of agile architecture
      42
    2. Principles of agile architecture
      44
    3. Agile architect role
      45
    4. Organisation of work in agile teams
      51
    5. Values of agile architecture
      56
    6. Summary
      79
  3. Agile architecture from perspective of Agile Alliance Manifesto
    82
    1. Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
      83
    2. Working software over comprehensive documentation
      86
    3. Customer collaboration over contract negotiation
      88
    4. Responding to change over following a plan
      90
    5. Resulting principles
      91
    6. Summary
      104
  4. Agile architecture from perspective of self-organising teams
    107
    1. Agile architect as a coach
      110
    2. Arranging self-organising teams
      111
    3. Line management and self-organising teams coexistence
      115
    4. Summary
      116
  5. Agile architecture good practices
    118
    1. Technical point of view
      119
    2. Organisational point of view
      121
    3. Communicational point of view
      123
    4. Summary
      125
  6. Agile modeling
    128
    1. Agile modeling goals
      132
    2. Agile modeling principles
      133
    3. Agile modeling practices
      136
      1. Main practices
        136
      2. Supporting practices
        139
    4. Summary
      141
  7. Architecture evolution
    145
    1. Architectural styles
      153
    2. Monolithic architecture
      155
    3. Repository architecture
      157
    4. Client-server architecture
      157
    5. Peer-To-Peer architecture
      159
    6. Pipes and filters architecture
      160
    7. Component-Based architecture
      161
    8. Object-Oriented architecture
      163
    9. Domain-Driven architecture
      164
    10. Resource-Oriented architecture
      166
    11. Layered architecture
      168
    12. N-tired architecture
      172
    13. Message bus architecture
      173
    14. Service-Oriented architecture
      177
    15. Microkernel architecture
      181
    16. Event-Driven architecture
      182
      1. Mediator topology
        183
      2. Broker topology
        184
    17. Microservices architecture
      185
      1. API topology
        187
      2. Application interface topology
        188
      3. Message-Oriented middleware topology
        189
    18. Space-Based architecture
      193
    19. Cloud-Based architecture
      196
    20. Summary
      199
  8. The Reactive Manifesto
    201
    1. Summary
      203
Bibliography
204
Table of figures
207
List of tables
208
List of abbreviations
209


Availability:
In stock since 20th of April, 2017.
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