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Monthly Archives: September 2009

Beating the duct programmer with generic domains, subdomains, and core domains

There has been  a certain amount of noise and comment around Joel Spolsky’s post on the duct tape programmer. This is, for me, just another manifestation of the hero coder – the guy the business love because he ‘gets things … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | 28 Comments

Agile is never ‘no process’

David comments that agile is about discipline. I could not agree more. Having encountered organizations that failed in a previous attempt at agile, one consistent story seems to be that agile was  brought on board as a developers initiative in … Continue reading 

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It’s turtles all the way down

Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4   Classically an ORM persists an object model to a relational model. Typically just use it to retrieve or persist the state of the objects in our model, not provide integration … Continue reading 

Posted in Architecture, DDD, Object-Orientation, ORM | 5 Comments