THE FASHION WORLD
How a development team in Berlin combined user-centric methodologies to build a new tool for fashion buyers.
MOSAIC: ADVENTURES IN MICROSERVICES
From monolith to microservices. How the power to challenge the status quo helped rebuild the shop’s infrastructure.
RADICAL AGILITY 101:
By Eric Bowman
When Zalando started in 2008, we moved fast with a small team, using existing tools and techniques to bootstrap everything as quickly as possible. As we grew, faster than any company in European history, we threw away industry-standard solutions and built our own...
THE MOSAIC ARCHITECTURE
By the team that built it
While decomposing the backend into microservices is a widely adopted approach to achieve flexibility in development and operation, most frontend solutions are still running as a monolithic application. Mosaic addresses this issue by using fragments that are served by separate services…
USER STORY MAPPING
A backend perspective,
by Bohdan Feniak
Recently, my team took on the challenge of enabling our Category Management team of more than 550 employees at Zalando to restructure and simplify their processes; to clearly define their responsibilities and easily change them (if necessary), all while providing a consistent solution...