Issue No. 05 - September/October (2007 vol. 24)
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Grady Booch , IBM
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
G. Booch, "The Economics of Architecture-First," in IEEE Software, vol. 24, no. , pp. 18-20, 2007.