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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

Chapter 1: Principles of the Software Development Life Cycle

In the modern digital workplace, the role of the .NET solution architect is becoming crucial in the software development life cycle. Having a technology leader and a solution creator who can design and build robust and efficient solutions is a key factor to delivering successful products.

This book will highlight the fundamentals that you need to know, as a .NET professional developer, to become an effective solution architect in this growing and rapidly changing field.

Understanding the concept and principles of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) is a great starting point toward planning a software product. This chapter aims to explain the notion of SDLC, its phases, and modern methodologies.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Understanding what the SDLC is
  • Exploring the different SDLC stages
  • Getting familiar with the popular SDLC models

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to describe the SDLC stages and explain the difference between the popular SDLC models, such as Scrum, Spiral, and DevOps.