James Lewis is a Director at ThoughtWorks. As a member of the ThoughtWorks Technical Advisory Board, the group that creates the Technology Radar, he contributes to industry adoption of open source and other tools, techniques, platforms and languages. For the last few years he has been working as a coding architect on projects built using microservices; exploring new patterns and ways of working as he goes. James has spoken at a number of UK and international conferences. Topics range from domain driven design, SOA and the future of the web to agile adoption patterns and lean thinking. He’s also involved in the microservice community, having defined the term along with Martin Fowler in 2014.