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Best Practice Makes Perfect

A collaboration with Domino developers about how to do it and how to get it right in Domino

A while back I blogged about the collected set of Notes/Domino best practices -- we were promised more of these, and now they have arrived. The Notes from Lotus Support blog contains a table of links.
Of course, there's more to say about best practices in any particular sub-area than you can fit into a document that can be read on-screen, so these are primarily compilations of links to articles and whitepapers on the subject. I guess I should put that on my list.

We seem to be missing a best practice document for maintainability of applications. As I've been saying, performance is all very well, but people time is more expensive than computer time, and the difference is only going to increase since Moore's Law doesn't apply to people (yet). An application you write today will get faster as time goes by, and it probably also will get somewhat easier to maintain as the tools improve, but at nowhere near the same rate of improvement. Good design is the only answer that really works.

Andre Guirard | 7 May 2007 08:56:00 PM ET | Caribou Coffee, Plymouth, MN, USA | Comments (1)

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