The crowd at the O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference in NY
The crowd at the O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference in NY (source: O'Reilly Conferences via Flickr).

Experts from across the software architecture world came together in New York for the O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference. Below you'll find links to highlights from the event.

The evolution and future of software architecture

Mark Richards offers a glimpse of what software architecture will look like in the future, and he shares the things software architects will need to focus on in the years ahead.

Computers are easy, people are hard

Bridget Kromhout says designing distributed systems means considering failure scenarios—both likely and less so.

An introduction to serverless

Mike Roberts introduces the concepts behind serverless architectures and provides reasons why it's worthy of some of the hype it’s receiving.

Give me that old-time pattern language

Matt Stine explains how patterns can help us make sense of the ongoing paradigm shift in software architecture.

The architects below

Jessica Kerr says one of the hardest problems in software is software.

Serverless architectures built on an open source platform

Daniel Krook explores Apache OpenWhisk on IBM Bluemix.

Security starts and ends with you

As designers of systems, Aaron Bedra says it is your responsibility to ensure that security is built in.

Article image: The crowd at the O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference in NY (source: O'Reilly Conferences via Flickr).