By: Jeff Certain
IWS NYC 2010: Jeff Certain, Software Architect, Colorado CustomWare. While we’d all like the luxury of working on “green field” applications, the reality is that we often have to find ways to improve existing architectures. Management often adds the additional challenge of doing this without significantly impacting development cycles. I’ve had the opportunity to work on this challenge, and will discuss several ways in which we’ve been able to significantly improve the architectural framework employed by multiple teams, while seeing a short-term ROI.