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Getting Started with Backbone Marionette by Arturo Soto, Raymundo Armendariz

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Chapter 6. Messaging

The previous chapter suggested an architecture that allows your entire application to be divided into subapplications and modules. Subapplications are just separate parts of your application with functionality that is entirely separate from each other.

The goal when designing your modules and subapplications is to produce an entire system that is integrated but also loosely coupled, and this is where a very well-known technique enters the scene: messaging. The concept of messaging, like the divide and conquer method, has been around for a long time and developers use these types of tools and patterns every day. This pattern tries to provide a way for the components to talk to each other through messages, thus allowing modules ...

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