DDD Europe 2024 - Program

Modern Trade-off Analysis for Software Architecture

Main Conference - Talk


Neal Ford

Neal Ford
Thursday 30 from 09:30 until 10:30

One distinguishing feature of software architecture is that every decision features significant trade-offs. This example-driven talk uncovers modern tools for software architecture trade-off analysis, taken from the best-selling book Software Architecture: The Hard Parts.


Experience on software projects

About Neal Ford

Neal is Director, Software Architect, and Meme Wrangler at ThoughtWorks, a software company and a community of passionate, purpose-led individuals, who thinks disruptively to deliver technology to address the toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive social change. He is an internationally recognized expert on software development and delivery, especially in the intersection of agile engineering techniques and software architecture. Neal has authored magazine articles, seven books (and counting), dozens of video presentations, and spoken at hundreds of developers conferences worldwide. His topics include software architecture, continuous delivery, functional programming, cutting edge software innovations, and includes a business-focused book and video on improving technical presentations. Check out his web site at nealford.com.