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Solution Architecture with .NET

By : Jamil Hallal
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Solution Architecture with .NET

By: Jamil Hallal

Overview of this book

Understanding solution architecture is a must to build and integrate robust systems to meet your client’s needs. This makes it crucial for a professional .NET software engineer to learn the key skills of a .NET solution architect to create a unique digital journey and build solutions for a wide range of industries, from strategy and design to implementation. With this handbook, developers working with the .NET technology will be able to put their knowledge to work. The book takes a hands-on approach to help you become an effective solution architect. You’ll start by learning the principles of the software development life cycle (SDLC), the roles and responsibilities of a .NET solution architect, and what makes a great .NET solution architect. As you make progress through the chapters, you’ll understand the principles of solution architecture and how to design a solution, and explore designing layers and microservices. You'll complete your learning journey by uncovering modern design patterns and techniques for designing and building digital solutions. By the end of this book, you'll have learned how to architect your modern web solutions with ASP.NET Core and Microsoft Azure and be ready to automate your development life cycle with Azure DevOps.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Section 1: Understanding the Responsibilities of a Solution Architect
Section 2: Designing a Solution Architecture
Section 3: Architecting Modern Web Solutions with DevOps Solutions

Section 1: Understanding the Responsibilities of a Solution Architect

In this section, we will go through the different phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and we will learn about the differences between the popular SDLC models such as Scrum, Spiral, and DevOps. Then, we will learn about the hierarchy in a typical software development team and what to expect in terms of responsibilities from each member, including a solution architect.

Later in this section, we will explore some fundamental soft skills that every solution architect should have and we will get to know some common pitfalls that should be avoided.

This section comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Principles of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Chapter 2, Team Roles and Responsibilities
  • Chapter 3, What Makes an Effective Solution Architect?