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Event sourcing access by reference

In an event sourcing architecture, what is the typical pattern for passing information about related objects (aggregates)? For example, in a order processing system, should OrderCreated event (...
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Confused about commands, domain events and external events in event sourcing

I'm a little confused about commands role in event sourcing distinction between domain and external events If my understanding is right a command represents an action initiated by an actor in terms ...
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DDD - Modifying multiple entities under multiple aggregate roots

In our domain we have a concept of billable activities that get logged by a user. The modeling is pretty straightforward -- the User is an aggregate root, with the Activities being a collection under ...
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CQRS with an Event Log and without Event Sourcing

I am trying to understand the difference between an event log and event store in the context of event sourcing. A really nice explanation I found is that an event store is the single source of truth ...
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is Event sourcing using Database CDC considered good architecture?

When we talk about sourcing events , we have have a simple dual write architecture where we can write to database and we can write the events to a queue like Kafka . Other downstream system can read ...
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DDD - Aggregate that changes “owner” mid-process

We're evaluating CQRS/ES for a high-volume subsystem in our app in order to take advantage of distributed systems and ensure uptime. This is my team's first time implementing this architecture, and I'...
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What to use as event storage at Event Sourcing architecture?

I'm studying Event Sourcing architecture they say: Use stored events as source of everything happened, at this case you can easily follow up the current state again in case of system down and up ...
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Event based architecture - multiple producers single consumer

I'm having a discussion at work that event-based architecture should not be used in a scenario that we have multiple producers and a single consumer. In our company, we have many external ...
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What is the difference between Event Driven and Event sourcing?

I'm studying domain driven design (DDD) and came across terms: Event Driven and Event sourcing. I know it's about publishing event from producer to consumer, and store the log, so my question is: ...
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Maintaining order of events with multiple consumers in a typical pub sub scenario

I am using Kafka. I am developing a simple e-commerce solution. I have a non-scalable catalog admin portal where products, categories, attributes, variants of products, channels, etc are updated. For ...
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How are events in the context of Event Sourcing different from Commands?

In the context of domain-driven design, events usually describe something that has already happened (domain events, integration events). Commands on the other hand are directives that may or may not ...
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Should I store an event stream or just state for a frequently changing entity?

I am building a CQRS-based application with Kafka Streams. For most entities in my application this entails event sourcing: capturing state mutations as events and transforming them into state which ...
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How to model domain events so that the denormalizers can fill highly denormalized read models

I have been working with a software strongly relying on the event sourcing and CQRS patterns for a few time and I'm trying to figure out how to properly model the domain events in relation to the ...
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Denormalising a CRUD and ES bounded context for rich queries

As a small snapshot of my product, I have 2 bounded contexts, one which is a rich domain with defined events and invariants, operating on files implemented as CQRS/ES, and the other a CRUD store of ...
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Domain events or services to achieve domain model consistency?

Recently began implementing domain events in my domain layer which really allows me to decouple the application from the domain. Eventually, I would like to get a full-scale CQRS w/Event Sourcing ...
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How can we keep sight of business flows in event driven architectures?

I am planning to set up an event driven architecture using Spring Boot apps that publish and read messages from a Kafka broker. Let's suppose it were an e-commerce application with the usual events (...
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get aggregate id based on its data in it

I have an aggregate root called SizeRangeAggregate which holds the range of size of clothing piece dimension and price for that range. I created an post rest API which create new SizeRangeAggregate. ...
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Is there any value in passivation (setReceiveTimeout) for persistent actors without read store?

I am not experienced in Akka, so my assumptions may be completely wrong. As far as I understand, Aggregate Root may manage its entities either just keeping their state internally and restoring it at ...
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What is a CRUD system?

I am learning Event Sourcing in my spare time. I see lots of references to 'CRUD type systems' online. I understand a CRUD type system to be: 1) A database driven system (website or application) i....
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Saving high-frequency events to a connection-limit constrained database

We've got a situation where I have to deal with a massive influx of events coming in to our server, at about 1000 events per second, on average (peak could be ~2000). The problem Our system is ...
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How to emit events idempotently

If I have a service that consumes events of type A and emits events of type B, how can I make sure that event B is only emitted once for every event A? Should the service also subscribe to events of ...
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Implementing CQRS inside a Microservice

I am considering a CQRS refactoring process. It is more of a learning exercise in my spare time. The use case is similar to a price comparison website where a user enters their details for a ...
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How to handle transactional operations in an event-driven architecture?

I'm trying to flesh out an eCommerce system using microservices (.NET Core and Kubernetes), event sourcing (Kafka), and CQRS. The particular use case I've been thinking about is as follows. There is ...
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What is the correct granularity for events in the context of designing a rule-based decision system?

Introduction We need to design a system that, given a set of events that are happening in the source application, reacts to them and if some conditions have been met, actions can be triggered. Users ...
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What to do when an aggregate is given a bad event?

What is usually done when an aggregate is asked to apply an "impossible" event to its state? For example, if a ShoppingCart aggregate has already applied a CustomerAckRec (The customer has ...
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Event Sourcing CQRS and request events ending at Requested

In ES/CQRS, do/can we treat requests as events? Consider the following flow A guest visited some url and posted data to create a new account. Here is one way to implement it 1- Invoke ...
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Event Sourcing - Reconstituting Aggregate from Wrong Event Stream

I am working on a project to help learn DDD and am trying to do CQRS and Event Sourcing. Code is in C#. For this example, lets say I have 2 aggregates, Customer and Product. My aggregate repository ...
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Dealing with eventual consistency when persisting and publishing events

Currently working on a DDD application that is using event sourcing with redis as my main persistence store. So unfortunately I do not have built in rollbacks should something fail. The application is ...
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Data store for sequential key-value, time limited event “journal”

I'm designing a system in which a key component acts like a "journal", in the sense that it stores a list of sequential events that can change the state of the entire system. Upon request, any other ...
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CQRS, Where exactly is business logic that coordinates between aggregates?

Where exactly to put business logic. While everyone said put it in the aggregate. Yes, But what if business logic need datas of multiples aggregate? Or if business logic need to update multiple ...
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Event Store deals with Domain events or representation of domain events

I am starting a new DDD architecture and I have a dilemma with Domain Events and the way they're retrieved and stored in an EventStore database. First of all, should the EventStore live in the Domain ...
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Serverless event-sourced architecture using AWS offerings

This is my first post on the Software Engineering Stack Exchange so let me know if something is wrong with it. I'm looking into the serverless offerings of Amazon to try to figure out if that is the ...
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Event sourcing and criteria based searching

I have done a lot of reading about Event Sourcing in my spare time recently. I understand that it is for situations (Bounded Contexts?) where the business is interested in how an entity arrived in ...
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Fastest way to persist an append-only ordered event stream

I'm looking to persist a stream of events and I want it to be: fast in both latency and throughput, looking at at least 100k events per second ordered (not by timestamp, as multiple events within the ...
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Can command handlers be separated from aggregate roots in CQRS

On one hand, the invariants should be protected (To make invalid states impossible early and preferably at compile time rather than run time), and on the other hand, passing domain knowledge out of ...
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Alarming on event driven systemev

How to define overall monitoring of event-driven architecture? Each component talk to other component via events. Consumer(s) react to events within minutes to days based on use case. Each component ...
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CQRS-Event Sourcing: how to process events in the expected order inside the read model

I'm looking for some insights about how to handle the read model in a CQRS Event Sourcing application, in order to do the best to ensure data consistency. The missing point is how to be sure (...
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CQRS+Event Sourcing as Top Level Architecture: Anti-Pattern

I have been study DDD along with CQRS and Event Sourcing. I recently listened to a talk Greg Young gave a couple years ago where he said that CQRS and Event Sourcing are not a top level architecture ...
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Event Sourcing details in Domain Model

I have been studying DDD and have been experimenting with Event Sourcing as a storage mechanism. Prior to this (mostly CRUD-style applications with anemic data models stored in relational DBs), a "...
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Why “Event sourcing an entire system is a big mistake and considered an anti-pattern”?

Why event sourcing an entire system is a big mistake and considered an anti-pattern? And what situation it's consider an anti-pattern? Reference 1 Reference 2 Updated Question : Still don't ...
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Partitioning table by aggregate id for efficient eventsourcing in RDBMS

My events are stored in MySQL and I'm reaching a point where I have tens of millions of rows and things are starting to get sluggish when pulling an aggregate I have read about "table partitioning" ...
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Storing bank account data using Event Sourcing

Trying to change payment related stuff in current project, but still couldn't decide on architecture of small part. I hope you can share your feedbacks. Flow and state: We have payment account using ...
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CQRS, How to query aggregate root using others fields rather than GUID (ID)?

There are many CQRS frameworks and event store libraries. All of them use GUID as aggregate root's ID. Those event store only let me query only by GUID. I realise that there are many times in last ...
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Does CQRS need to be fire and forget, If we need to read guarantee after command?

I'm in researching phase of CQRS+ES. Never done in real world yet. But very soon. However what I saw in StackOverflow and projects, CQRS seems to be fire and forget. So what if there is a chain ...
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How to store Sagas with Event Sourcing

I have a long running process that collects together the IDs of Aggregates that have been edited/changed, so that a later command can 'publish' them to a legacy model. I understand that I should use ...
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Too many unecessary events

I'm new to eventsourced apps and since the beginning I'm facing an issue that I'm unsure how to resolve. I work in ecommerce and I always try to convey meaningful events to my aggregates like ...
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High scale architecture using Event Sourcing and Eventual Consistency

I want to share with you and know what your opinion/improvements are regarding a solution I was tasked with a technical interview I faced. The exercise: You need to create an API which will indicate ...
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Designing events in an event-driven (event sourced) architecture and managing duplication

I have been creating a POC for a part of our system but I'm finding some trouble communicating some of the ideas behind it. This takes ideas from Event Sourcing and Event Driven Architecture but ...
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Passing Meta info from Command through Aggregate to Event

I have a CQRS system in development that passes the Command to a CommandHandler, which gets an Aggregate from a Repository, and calls a method with the properties of the Command (converted to ...
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Inventory, Pricing and Product Catalog communication

Imagine that I am creating and Ecommerce application. For sake of simplicity, I will describe only 3 bounded contexts. 1. Product Catalog: it's responsible for maintain product descriptions, ...