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July/August 2007 (vol. 24 no. 4)
pp. 28-30
Michael Kircher, Siemens AG
Markus Völter, independent consultant
Patterns have become part of the software development mainstream. They're available for all phases of the development process, including analysis, documentation, design, testing, and configuration management, to name a few. In addition to documenting the current status of software patterns, this special issue will reflect critically on and discuss the achievements of the pattern community. This article is part of a special issue on software patterns.
Index Terms:
software pattern, best practice sharing, writer's workshops, pattern community, architecture
Citation:
Michael Kircher, Markus Völter, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Software Patterns," IEEE Software, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 28-30, July-Aug. 2007, doi:10.1109/MS.2007.109
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