Interview: Randy Shoup Discusses the eBay Architecture
Does My Bus Look Big in This?
"In this presentation, recorded at QCon London 2008, ThoughtWorks' Chief Scientist Martin Fowler and Global Head of Architecture Jim Webber share their views of the typical corporate ESB, which in their view has grown too fat for its own good. Martin and Jim suggest the Web's architecture as a possible and more light-weight alternative, in line with their preference for agile approaches."
QCon San Francisco Nov 19-21 Enterprise Software Development Conference Launched
Presentation: Agile Architecture Is Not Fragile Architecture
"Architecture is perceived as a heavy-weight activity which does not fit into an Agile process, so many teams start without it, just to find themselves re-doing the software later because the code structure was not good enough to support maintainability and evolution. In this presentation, Coplien and Henney describe how to start with enough architecture to ensure long term success of the project."
CIA explains its Wikipedia-like national security project