Engineering the Future of Software
16–18 October 2017: Conference & Tutorials
18–19 October 2017: Training
London, UK
Martin Schimak

Martin Schimak
Software Developer, Plexiti

Website | @martinschimak

Martin Schimak is a software developer at Plexiti. In his 15+-year career, Martin has helped implement complex business processes at a number of companies, including energy trading at E.ON, wind tunnel organization at BMW, and contract management for Telefónica. He has made manifold open source contributions on GitHub. Martin has a soft spot for readable APIs and testable specs, and as a curious domain “decoder," he is on a first-name basis with domain-driven design, BPMN, DMN, and CMMN. He is an editorial member of the well-read German software magazine OBJEKTspektrum and writes about topics such as Agile, microservices, and the particularly exciting field of long-running behavior. In his spare time, Martin organizes several meetups in his hometown of Vienna, Austria.


15:5016:40 Monday, 16 October 2017
Distributed systems
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Best Practice
Bernd Rücker (Camunda), Martin Schimak (Plexiti)
Average rating: ****.
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In distributed systems, some business transactions and end-to-end processes stretch across the boundaries of individual services. While event-driven choreography leads to nicely decoupled systems, complex event chains can cause headaches. Bernd Rücker and Martin Schimak explain why transforming certain events into commands is beneficial and how to avoid losing sight of larger-scale flows. Read more.