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  • Fulfilling the Promise of MVC

    by Richard Pawson on  Nov 16, 2010 29

    When Trygve Reenskaug invented the MVC pattern for Smalltalk, he had originally envisaged that all models would come with default views and controllers. By combining Entity Framework 4, ASP.NET MVC, and his reflection-based view engine, Richard Pawson shows how that vision can be achieved using Naked Objects.

  • Success Factors for Systematic Reuse

    by Vijay Narayanan on  Jul 07, 2010

    Systematic reuse requires the interplay of people, process, and technology decisions executed within the context of real world constraints. Are there success factors that will make a difference to reuse? This article offers five success factors that will help capture domain variations, ease integration, delve deeper into design context, work effectively as a team, and manage domain complexity.

  • mySOA: Agile, Governed and Sustainable

    by William El Kaim on  Jan 18, 2010 8

    William El Kaim, Lead Architect at Carlson Wagonlit, provides a rare glimpse at all the choices, and the rationale behind them, he and his colleagues have made while building their organization's Service Oriented Architecture. How does your SOA compare? What will be the major evolutions in the next few years? How will the Cloud impact current SOAs?

Strategic Domain Driven Design with Context Mapping

Posted by Alberto Brandolini on  Nov 25, 2009

In this article, author Alberto Brandolini discusses the many sides of bounded contexts and how to use them to build a context map to support key decisions in a software development project. 7

Metamodel Oriented Programming

Posted by Jean-Jacques Dubray on  May 26, 2009

Jean-Jacques presents a unified view of Model Driven Engineering, Architecture and Programming models. He introduces a new approach to specify the execution elements semantics of DSLs. 6

Rapid Application Development using Naked Objects for .NET

Posted by Richard Pawson on  Dec 23, 2008

When time to release is critical, Naked Objects allows you to quickly generate a presentation layer from annotated domain objects. 22

8 Reasons Why Model-Driven Approaches (will) Fail

Posted by Johan Den Haan on  Jul 28, 2008

If you want to build model-driven software you’ll need to devise a methodology based on ideas and experiences from others. Johan den Haan shares with us 8 gotchas of Model Driven Engineering. 16

Best Practices for Model-Driven Software Development

Posted by Sven Efftinge Peter Friese Jan Köhnlein on  Jun 25, 2008

Sven Efftinge, Peter Friese, and Jan Köhnlein pass on Model-driven software development best practices they have learned after years of increasing success applying MDD. 6

Domain Driven Design and Development In Practice

Posted by Srini Penchikala on  Jun 12, 2008

In this article, Srini Penchikala discusses Domain Driven Design from a practical stand-point. The article looks at architectural guidelines and best practices that can be used in a DDD project. 53