Architecture Weekly #54 - 20th December 2021
Welcome to the new week!
“To err is human, but to persist is diabolical”. The IT world has been living the Log4J issue the last few weeks. The case was huge, but it'd be less severe if people thought about sane dependencies updates strategy. Especially enterprise corporations tend to have their own definition of "security". Still, people make mistakes. The most important is doing retrospective, learning from it and moving on. Check an example of that approach: Arie van Deursen - Log4Shell: Lessons Learned for Software Architects.
We also neglect too often basics that are critical to understanding how tools we’re using will behave. Have a look at:
But it’s also worth learning some some new patterns, like:
…and reading all the other articles!
Happy reading and wish you a wonderful week!