Nicole Rauch

Nicole Rauch
Developer, Trainer, Coach

Biography

Nicole Rauch is an independent software developer and development coach with a solid background in compiler construction and formal methods. Her focus is on Specification by Example and Domain-Driven Design, working with React.js in the frontend as well as the restructuring of large Java legacy code applications. Nonetheless, her secret love is for functional programming. Also, she took part in conducting a number of self-organized conferences related to software craftsmanship and agile coaching, e.g. SoCraTes conference. She is one of the initiators of Softwerkskammer, the german-speaking Software Craftsmanship community.
Refactoring Legacy Code: From ”Big Ball of Mud” to Domain-Driven Design
(Workshop, half day, Beginner)
The amount of legacy code increases every day. Therefore it is very important for us to be able to cope with this code and to have good means of improving it.
This workshop is intended to introduce the participants to a systematic and structured way of performing large restructurings and of introducing Domain-Driven Design patterns in object-oriented code.
It starts with domain exploration, knowledge crunching and modelling.
After we have gained a solid understanding of the domain, we turn to the code. We explore the code and try to match the domain terms to it.
In the last part of the workshop, we will apply a large systematic restructuring strategy to the codebase. The code becomes object-oriented and clean, with small methods in objects communicating with each other, in one word: the code has become “domain-driven”.

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