Tag: DDD

Adaptive Design for Software - A Proposal

A Working Theory That Leverages Systems Thinking & Adaptive Management

Houston Haynes

7 minute read

Adaptive Design for Software [AD4S] started as a thought experiment - a moment of clarity from my 20+ years in software and leading teams - from start-ups to multi-national conglomerates. AD4S is a rubric for decisions in complex software that maintains a first-create-then-evaluate working pattern.…

How Agile Jumped the Shark into a Zombie Apocalypse

Understanding Software Systems Law According to Moore & Conway

Houston Haynes

17 minute read

If you’ve spent any amount of time in this field you will have noticed a “lost-and-found” cycle of various truisms in software engineering. Through the years the discourse on agile patterns and practices has been both the beneficiary and victim of a recurrent novelty effect. It is continually…