Exploring CQRS and Event Sourcing

When: 03-07-2015 19:00
Where: Dutch Innovation Factory, Bleiswijkseweg 37c Zoetermeer
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A smoking hot topic, presented by Paul de Raaij who happens to work at a smoking hot company. And as they say, where there's smoke there's fire! Join us for an evening of Sourced Events, with free refreshments and a hotdog or two. And perhaps sponsor some raffle items while you're at it?

• 19:00 - 19:20: Welcome with drinks & snacks

• 19:20 - 19:30: Intro by SweetlakePHP

• 19:30 - 20:30: Exploring CQRS and Event Sourcing by Paul de Raaij

• 20:30 - 20:45: Break

• 20:45 - 21:00: Lightningtalk API endpoint maintenance by Eva Zuckerberg

• 21:00 - 21:30: Group discussion

• 21:30 - 21:45: Raffle, Announcements, Feedback

• 21:45 - ??:??: Networking and drinks

Exploring CQRS and Event Sourcing

Developers talk a lot about CQRS and Event Sourcing nowadays. This presentation will introduce you to these patterns within our context of an e-commerce application. Note, this talk describes our view of the patterns, It is not something we have running in production.

About: Paul de Raaij (@pderaaij)

Paul de Raaij is a DevOps engineer at Coolblue with a passion for automating tasks and evangelizing an operation mentality to developers. Besides working on automation and deployment he is currently focused on rebuilding Coolblue’s monolithic applications into a microservices architecture using Node.JS. Having recently discovered the joy of presenting he is now developing several presentations about development, DevOps, responsibility and management.

Lightning talk:

API endpoint maintenance, by Eva Zuckerberg


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