Herbert Simon’s parable of the watchmakers was constructed to convey his belief that complex systems will evolve from simple systems much more rapidly if there are stable intermediate forms present in that evolutionary process than if they are not present. … Read More
My recent post on architectural erosion in the findbugs code-base was generally well received, but there were some skeptical voices. In a comment, Emeric questioned whether cyclic dependencies at the package level are anything more than a smell (if that). … Read More
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 … Read More
… in the Design and Modeling category. Yeah!
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 … Read More