There was interesting debate on what is an architect, the difference between design and architecture (no one really knows… (Ilan Kirschenbaum, discussing a meeting of the Software Craftsmanship in Israel group) All architecture is design but not all design is architecture. Architecture represents the significant design decisions that shape a system, where significant is measured
By Paul Preiss "We are not a technology company. We sell hammers". Those are the words of yet another company who has recently exposed their customers to major theft, inconvenience and potential identity fraud. When will industry learn? Target, Home Depot and plenty of others refuse to understand that technology risk is not a problem
by Mike Vincent With Scrum and other forms of agile software development we focus on incrementally evolving architecture one sprint or iteration at a time and avoid the potential waste of big design up front. What's this really mean? We’ll talk about pragmatically doing just enough just in time while delivering a potentially shippable increment
Victor Cuervo, responsable de arquitectura de una de las mayores aseguradoras de España, nos revela algunas de las mejores prácticas que ha practicado durante su carrera y da algunos consejos muy útiles sobre porque la arquitectura del software es útil y como aplicarla con una metodología lean/scrum.