pointer-image   27   Actively Evaluate Trade-Offs


“Performance, productivity, elegance, cost, and time to market are the most important, critical issues in software development. You have to maximize all of them.”


You may be part of a team where the manager or customer places a lot of emphasis on the appearance of your application. There are also teams where clients place much importance on performance. Within the team, you may find a lead developer or architect who emphasizes following the “right” paradigm more than anything else. Such exclusive emphasis—on ...

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