IT Architect Resources: Editor's Choice
Claims-Based Architectures This chapter, from "A Guide to Claims-Based Identity and Access Control", shows you how to evaluate UX, performance implications, and other aspects of claims-based architectures.
Architectural Validation inside Visual Studio 2010 (webcast) New tools come together to help understand existing code bases, maintaining the proper control and visibility of software systems.
[SEI] Reviewing Architecture Documentation This paper is intended to assist stakeholders in reviewing architecture documentation for gaps and weaknesses.
[infoQ] Managing Legacy Systems In this on demand session, Amit Uttam and Derek Longmuir discuss typical vs phased approaches.
Top 25 Most Dangerous Coding Errors A new study describes the top 25 programming errors that can open up security holes in software.
[ESJ] 7 Deadly Sins of DB Design How to avoid the worst problems.