Issue No. 04 - July/August (2008 vol. 25)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2008.104
Rebecca J. Wirfs-Brock , Wirfs-Brock Associates
There can be significant benefits in thinking through a design until you get it "right enough" before launching into a major development effort. For such up-front design to be effective, you must develop a design rhythm that balances thinking, learning, and doing.
up-front design, software development
R. J. Wirfs-Brock, "Up-front Design," in IEEE Software, vol. 25, no. , pp. 12-13, 2008.