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Domain-Driven Design Fundamentals

by Julie Lerman and Steve Smith

This course will teach you the fundamentals of Domain- Driven Design (DDD) through a demonstration of customer interactions and a complex demo application, along with advice from renowned DDD experts.

What you'll learn

In this course, Domain-Driven Design Fundamentals, you’ll learn the key concepts and means to implement DDD. First, you’ll explore how to model a software problem. Next, you’ll discover the elements of DDD. Finally, you’ll learn how to leverage DDD in a sample software application. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Domain-Driven Design needed to unravel the complexity of your domain, build smarter software and gain an even deeper understanding of DDD.

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About the authors

Julie Lerman is a software coach with over 30 years of experience building software. As a coach, Julie provides support for DDD and architecture implementation, facilitates Event Storming workshops and domain discovery. She also provides deep dives into Entity Framework for her clients in the .NET world. Julie is a long-time Pluralsight author, Microsoft MVP, Microsoft Regional Director and Docker Captain who lives in the hills of Vermont and continues to be known as the world’s top expert in E... more

Steve Smith (@ardalis) is an entrepreneur and software developer with a passion for building quality software as effectively as possible. He provides mentoring and training workshops for teams with the desire to improve. Steve has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for over 10 consecutive years, and is a frequent speaker at software developer conferences and events. He is the top contributor to the official documentation on ASP.NET Core and enjoys helpings others write maintainable, testable app... more

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