Agile Software Architecture: Aligning Agile Processes and by Muhammad Ali Babar, Alan W. Brown, Kai Koskimies, Ivan

By Muhammad Ali Babar, Alan W. Brown, Kai Koskimies, Ivan Mistrik

Agile software program improvement methods have had major effect on business software program improvement practices. this present day, agile software program improvement has penetrated to so much IT businesses around the globe, with an goal to extend caliber, productiveness, and profitability. complete wisdom is required to appreciate the architectural demanding situations excited about adopting and utilizing agile techniques and business practices to accommodate the advance of huge, architecturally tough structures in an agile way.

Agile software program Architecture makes a speciality of gaps within the specifications of utilizing architecture-centric techniques and ideas of agile software program improvement and demystifies the agile structure paradox. Readers will learn the way agile and architectural cultures can co-exist and help one another in line with the context. in addition, this publication also will offer beneficial leads for destiny learn in structure and agile to bridge such gaps via constructing acceptable methods that contain architecturally sound practices in agile methods.

• offers a consolidated view of the state-of-art and state-of-practice in addition to the most recent learn findings
• Identifies gaps within the standards of utilising architecture-centric techniques and ideas of agile software program improvement and demystifies the agile structure paradox
• Explains even if and the way agile and architectural cultures can co-exist and aid one another based upon the context
• presents worthwhile leads for destiny study in either structure and agile to bridge such gaps by way of constructing acceptable ways, which include architecturally sound practices in agile equipment

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The term “view” is used to express a system’s architecture with respect to a particular viewpoint. According to the IEEE standards for describing SA [45], architectural description is organized into various views. One of the most popular views-based approaches is called “4þ1” views [26]. The 4þ1 view model intends to describe an SA using five concurrent views. Each of them addresses a specific set of concerns. • • • Logical view denotes the partitions of the functional requirements onto the logical entities in an architecture.

Unified Modeling Language (UML) [50] has become a de facto standard notation for documenting a software for any kinds of software development environment, agile or non-agile. 0, the UML had nine diagrams: class diagram, object diagram, use case diagram, sequence diagram, collaboration diagram, state chart diagram, activity diagram, component diagram, and deployment diagram. 0 has addressed a major weakness of UML by providing new diagrams for describing the structure and behavior of a system. 5 Software architecture evaluation Software architecture evaluation is an important activity in the software architecting process.

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