Engineering the Future of Software
18-19 October 2016: Training
19-21 October 2016: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Kevlin Henney

Kevlin Henney
Director, Curbralan


Kevlin Henney is an independent consultant, speaker, writer, and trainer interested in patterns, programming, practice, and process. Kevlin has been a columnist for various magazines and websites and was an associate editor of IEEE Software. He is coauthor of A Pattern Language for Distributed Computing and On Patterns and Pattern Languages, two volumes in the Pattern-Oriented Software Architecture series. He is also editor of 97 Things Every Programmer Should Know.


9:05–9:25 Friday, 21/10/2016
Location: King's Suite
Kevlin Henney (Curbralan)
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Much project management thinking is based on the elimination of uncertainty, and advice on software architecture and guidance for future-proofing code often revolves around adding complexity to embrace uncertainty. Kevlin Henney explains how uncertainty, lack of knowledge, and options can be used to drive both a system's architecture and its development schedule. Read more.