Developer To Software Architect

The journey from developer to software architect is a difficult and uncharted path filled with lots of challenges, pitfalls, and confusion. The purpose of is to provide resources and training to help you along the journey to becoming an effective software architect

Mark Richards, Software Architect, Founder of

I am a hands-on software architect with over 30 years of experience in the industry. I have experience in the architecture and delivery of Microservices Architectures, Service-Based Architectures, and Service-Oriented Architectures in a variety of platforms. I am also a published author, conference speaker, and trainer.  

I created this website to provide developers with resources and guidance in the long and difficult journey from software developer to software architect. In here you’ll find helpful articles, books, videos, source code, training classes I teach, as well as links to free software architecture lessons. 

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