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Why aren't software architects held accountable?
Mike Walker has an interesting post comparing the architect roles across the building and software industries, entitled The Nemesis of Software Architecture. Comparisons aside, there's one point that I really wanted to pick up on. 4. Accountability ...
03-Mar-2009
10:14:00
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Mind the gap again
I did some technical consulting/due diligence on a large software development project recently where I'd been called in to look at how the project team was dealing with some of the non-functional requirements. I'm not sure exactly how large the project ...
04-Aug-2008
17:12:46
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Delegation
I briefly mentioned delegation in my post yesterday about authority and I wanted to expand on this further. I talked about delegation in the context of having the authority to make decisions - you don't actually have to make all of the decisions ...
22-May-2007
09:14:00
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Authority
Related to responsibility is authority. Having responsibility for making things happen is one thing but, if you're going to be successful, you must also have the authority to do it. If you're responsible for the overall architecture of a system, you must ...
21-May-2007
17:13:00