Steve Smith!

I Help Teams Deliver Better Software

Steve Smith (@ardalis) is an entrepreneur and software developer with a passion for building quality software as effectively as possible. Steve has published several courses on Pluralsight, covering DDD, SOLID, design patterns, and software architecture. He's a Microsoft ASP.NET MVP and Insider, a frequent speaker at developer conferences, an author, and a trainer. Steve works with companies that want to avoid the trap of technical debt by helping their teams deliver quality software, quickly. Steve and his team have been described by clients as a "force multiplier", amplifying the value of existing development teams. Steve's client list includes Microsoft, Quicken Loans, Celina Insurance, and many other satisfied customers.

Finding Patterns in the Clouds

Cloud computing is quickly becoming the new normal for enterprise software developers. Whether it's more traditional Infrastructure-as-a-Service, container-based deployments, or fully serverless deployments, moving to the cloud offers something for almost every organization. But with it come new challenges for ensuring your applications are robust, scalable, fast, and don't overuse utilization-billed resources. Design patterns offer solutions to known challenges that can help you quickly recognize and address problems as you encounter them, saving you and your organization time and money. Come learn a few practical patterns that will help you avoid common problems with cloud-based systems.

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