Great write-up, I loved this book as well. He had so many outstanding qualities that just seemed to be who he was naturally.
Intimidating and a bit discouraging to try and live up to, but can still be used as a north star.
Recently, Ben Bashaw published a good article about the way that Amazon (almost uniquely) uses written documents to make decisions. This was posted to Hacker News and a lively discussion ensued. While I was at Amazon, I wrote or contributed to dozens of documents that were presented to…
Great article Damon Allison! I also had recently read Chris Kiehl’s cautionary post on event-sourcing so was glad to see you considered that side of it as well here.
I found this to be a good read on versioning in ES systems. https://leanpub.com/esversioning/read