4–7 Nov 2019

7 years of domain-driven design: Tackling complexity in large-scale marketing systems

Vladik Khononov (Naxex)
15:5516:40 Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Location: Expo Hall Sessions
Secondary topics:  Best Practice, Case Study

Who is this presentation for?

  • Software engineers and architects




It turns out that DDD isn’t just for cargo shipping. Vladik Khononov explains how he and his team embraced DDD (with very limited resources and a very short time to market) at Plexop, a large-scale marketing system that spans over a dozen different business domains. Join in to learn how DDD allowed the team to manage business complexities, find out strategies for defining context boundaries, explore lessons learned the hard way, and discover where they had to adapt the DDD methodology to fit the company’s needs.

Prerequisite knowledge

  • Familiarity with DDD

What you'll learn

  • Learn the most common mistakes in DDD-based projects, the most essential parts of the DDD methodology, and how to adapt DDD to better suit startup companies
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Vladik Khononov


Vladik Khononov is chief architect at Naxex. Vladik has nearly 20 years of industry experience at companies large and small in roles ranging from software engineer to chief architect. He maintains an active media career as public speaker and blogger on topics such as microservices and domain-driven design. He also has a keen professional interest in distributed systems, software architecture, and software design in general. In his spare time, Vladik reads lots of books, flies RC aircrafts, helps animals in trouble, and co-organizes the Software Architecture TLV and Domain-Driven Design Israel meetups.

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