If your experience is anything like mine, you know that software developers can no longer pursue technologies and techniques just because they sound cool or intriguing. We must justify everything that we do. I think that has not always been true, but it is a good thing it is true now. I think the best justification for using any technology or technique is to provide value to the business. If we can establish real, tangible business value, why would the business ever refuse to use what we recommend?
The business case is strengthened especially if we can demonstrate that the business values are higher with our recommended approach than with other options.
Isn’t Business Value Most Important?
Sure, and perhaps I ...