Software Design X-Rays Part 2/2 • Adam Tornhill & Sven Johann • GOTO 2021

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This interview was recorded for the GOTO Book Club. #GOTOcon #GOTObookclub

Part 1 is available here:

Adam Tornhill - Author of "Software Design X-Rays" and
Founder & CTO at CodeScene
Sven Johann - Senior Consultant at INNOQ
and Podcast Host at CaSE

There’s a link between how organizations write code and how teams work together. Adam Tornhill can make this link visible to help improve your team’s code and your organization's work.
The interview is based on Adam's book "Software Design X-Rays":

00:00 Intro
02:00 Change coupling
05:23 Copy-paste dilemma
14:44 Change coupling gets more expensive with distance
17:24 Team structure visualized in the code
25:56 Outro

Read the full transcription of the interview here:

Adam Tornhill • Software Design X-Rays •
Adam Tornhill • Your Code as a Crime Scene •
Adam Tornhill • Lisp for the Web •
Adam Tornhill • Patterns in C •
Matthew Skelton & Manuel Pais • Team Topologies •
John Ousterhout • A Philosophy of Software Design •
Dave Thomas & Andy Hunt • The Pragmatic Programmer •
Fred Brooks Jr. • The Mythical Man-Month •
#SoftwareDesign #DesignXRays #QA #QualityAssurance #Programming #CodeScene #AdamTornhill #SvenJohann #YourCodeAsACrimeScene #TechnicalDept #Coding #CodeAnalysis #BehavioralCodeAnalysis #CodeHotspots #ChangeCoupling #TeamStructure

This episode of the GOTO Book Club was made possible thanks to the support of CodeScene.
CodeScene is a subscription based SaaS and On-prem platform for identifying, prioritizing and managing technical debt. CodeScene is fully automated, and presents innovative visual insights that are accessible to the whole organization. That way, CodeScene serves as a communication tool bridging the gap between the development organization and the non-technical stakeholders so that everyone can have a shared understanding of the current technical debt and other business risks.

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