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Monday, 18 March 2013
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Big Design Up Front (BDUF)

Public and private organizations are all seeking to reduce their system development cost. To that end, they are trying to tackle different approaches to eliminate their inefficient practices that result in unnecessary high cost. One of them of the propensity of a number of solution architects to work and refine solution design for weeks if not months: the Big Design Up Front (BDUF) often finds itself in the dock.

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Thursday, 28 February 2013
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Agile and Macroscope

I have heard quite a few people compare Agile and Macroscope during a break, on the corner of a table, coffee in hand. It is not uncommon to hear things like "Macroscope is not Agile." Such a statement sometimes comes from a cursory glance at Macroscope, often from hearsay or, this is fair game, from a competitor. I'm afraid that such a summary diagnosis might be comparing apples and oranges.

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Thursday, 07 June 2012
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The way I'm using use cases

This posting is a bit long, but I hope you will find it informative and useful in your understanding and application of Macroscope. You will, at least, see how I apply these concepts in real life!

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Tuesday, 08 May 2012
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Documenting tests… Who?...me?

How can we be effective at conducting unit and integration tests with an Agile Development Team?

Stating that tests are crucial to any successful solution implementation, is far from being new. Undertaking quality control is imperative for all product components. However, ensuring quality of a solution requires a testing strategy.

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Wednesday, 21 March 2012
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Viewpoints….but why?

The notion of viewpoints advocated by Macroscope in solution delivery integrates concerns of all stakeholders and thus allows to reach a business solution that meets their needs. This is simple and logical.

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