Software Architecture in Practice
This award-winning book, substantially updated to reflect the latest developments in the field, introduces the concepts and best practices of software architecturehow a software system is structured and how that system's elements are meant to interact. Distinct from the details of implementation, algorithm, and data representation, an architecture holds the key to achievin...more
If I could rewrite the title, I would put it as "Introduction to Software Architecture" because everything looks like theory lessons in school, not practical. The writing is kinda daunting: lengthy, jargon and duplication.
Was far heavier on the how to gather user requirements than how to determine which design pattern will fit the user's requirements than I was expecting.
Overall, It was a good book for the course.
This is probably the best formal book you can read on architecture. If you are an architect, or want to be an architect, this had better be on your shelf.
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