Weekly Tech Notes #17: Architecture Refresher

🎬 In this talk, Gregor Hohpe describes the role of the architect and the many trade-offs that come with it. An architect should be able to talk to both business and technical people, thus being able to sketch a system to see its real essence, zooming in and out to focus on more or fewer details and seeing shades of grey of different solutions.

📚 This week is all about a refresher on architecture components and terminology. There’s also an interesting article where the author discusses the purpose of architecture in general.