Event Sourcing: Why are people into that?

For an intro to event sourcing, see Event Logs vs. “Traditional” Databases. Maybe you have come across eventsourcing fans and heard talk about “event streams”, “lossless data capture”, “Domain Driven Design” and “command-query-response-segregation” (CQRS). Perhaps you have developers in your organization who are trying to work that way, enthusing about the patterns and the rather elegant plumbing that sometimes…

2016 In Review: Vancouver’s CQRS/ES/DDD Meetup

Honing the blade: Lessons from a year of event sourced systems design and implementation. To the best of our knowledge, https://www.meetup.com/DDD-CQRS-ES/events/236265676/ is the only regularly occuring meetup in BC where participants can practice designing and buiding software. We focus on Domain Driven Design, CQRS and event sourcing because the craft of software development is mostly about managing…