Structure101 User Group Sponsorship

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@chedgey met up with a couple of JUG leaders at the recent Java One, and between them they bashed out our sponsorship of Java User Groups worldwide. We would be delighted to also extend our offer to the .NET User Group (DNUG) community. If you are interested all you need to do is contact us. Details of our sponsorship are… Read more »

General availability of Restructure101 for Java and .NET

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Today we are very pleased to announce the general availability of Restructure101 version 1.0 for Java and .NET. Restructure101 lets software developers refactor their software architecture to remove costly dependency tangles and structural complexity. We developed an interactive visual model called the Levelized Structure Map (LSM) which was specifically designed to allow software architects delve… Read more »

Introducing Levelized Structure Maps (LSM)

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Levelized Structure Maps (LSM) are a new, intuitive way to visualize and manipulate software systems. Using LSM, large-scale refactoring to remove dependency tangles and other over-complexity, becomes second nature. LSM are the core of Restructure101. Items in the LSM are levelized into rows, or levels, so that every item depends on at least one item on… Read more »

Headway to introduce Restructure101 at Lausanne JUG – Feb 10th

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Headway founder, Chris Chedgey, will make the first public presentation of Restructure101 at the Lausanne JUG, 18:30 February 10th,  at the Moevenpick Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. Interesting format for the event. Five “static analysis” vendors (Coverity, Parasoft, Xdepend, Sonar, and ourselves of course) presenting an assessment of the Icescrum open source code base, 20 mins… Read more »

Maven and Sonar Plugins for Structure101

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With the recent v3.4 release of Structure101, we have included plugins for Maven and Sonar. The Maven plugin makes it really easy to include checks for complexity and architecture violations as part of your build, and report or break the build accordingly. The Sonar plugin displays Structure101 architecture diagrams overlaid with any layering rule violations,… Read more »

Structure101 Takes Home Jolt Productivity Award

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Just got back from SD West and unpacked our Jolt Productivity Award. Huge credit and thanks to all the users that provided the stream of feature suggestions that has contributed to making Structure101 such a great product. And congratulations to the product and development team at Headway who spent so many tortuous hours discussing and… Read more »

Structure101 3.1 – Software Architecture Sandboxing

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Just released, Version 3.1 adds lots of new stuff to the Architecture perspective to make it much easier to discover the current structure and move classes or packages around to define a preferred architecture. First thing is a simple expand and collapse button on each cell. So for example you can ask Structure101 to create… Read more »

Structure101 V3 Released, Adds Architecture Control for Teams

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Released today, the new version 3 capabilities make Structure101 a nicely rounded architectural control solution in addition to the previous structural analysis and complexity measurement capabilities. For example: You can now define layering constraints on your code-base using simple, intuitive architecture block diagrams Communicate these architecture diagrams to the development team through IDE plug-ins Developers… Read more »