What is the big picture?

Ensuring that the code works toward your overall vision rather than against it

Whenever we talk about software architecture, undoubtedly we'll end up talking about the "big picture", but what exactly does this mean?

What is the big picture?

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About the author

Simon is an independent consultant specializing in software architecture, and the author of Software Architecture for Developers (a developer-friendly guide to software architecture, technical leadership and the balance with agility). He’s also the creator of the C4 software architecture model and the founder of Structurizr, which is a collection of open source and commercial tooling to help software teams visualise, document and explore their software architecture.

You can find Simon on Twitter at @simonbrown ... see simonbrown.je for information about his speaking schedule, videos from past conferences and software architecture training.




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