Learn to spot Unicorns
Blog: EA Patterns
Horns, horses and wings exist.
Unicorns do not.
Just because you can talk about “proactive infrastructure”, a “dynamically configurable platform”, or “contextually aware flow routing”, doesn’t mean they exist.
There are a lot of folk out there selling Unicorn architectures.
Learn to subject proposed architectures to common-sense, plain-English reality checks.