Issue No.05 - September/October (2007 vol.24)
Grady Booch , IBM
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2007.146
The architect, either as an individual, a role, or a team, lovingly crafts, grows, and governs that architecture as it emerges from the thousands of individual design decisions of which it's composed. In this sense, an architecture-first approach appears to be a reflection of sound development practices.
software architecture, software economics, best practices
Grady Booch, "The Economics of Architecture-First", IEEE Software, vol.24, no. 5, pp. 18-20, September/October 2007, doi:10.1109/MS.2007.146