7 years, 2 months ago

Architecture principles, good or evil?

Why are principles constituting so often a bottleneck for the EA activities or, soon after inception, are laid aside as an irritant better forgotten? 


First of all, principles are, in essence, guidlines for decision making. They guide our judgement in specific cases. We often say a “man of principles” because he is consistent in behaving according to own precepts.


Principles should be expressed in a command form as strong as “shall”