Compliance at Velocity, SOA Governance, and the Power Tool Problem

Everybody’s talking about business agility and business velocity these days. From digital transformation to DevOps, leveraging disruption and moving more quickly to meet ever-changing customer demands […]

To Share, or Not to Share: Service Virtualization and Microservices

By Jessica Pennington Microservices are individual units of executable code that work within a limited framework. They are extremely useful when placed within an architecture of […]

What is “Micro” about a Microservice?

One of the hottest new terms in the world of enterprise computing is the microservice. Starting with the seminal 2014 article by James Lewis and Martin […]

Conway’s Law and the Emergence of Business Agility

In my last Cortex newsletter, I discussed the history of Conway’s Law, and took a close look at how this erstwhile law can help us understand […]