I recently ran across a Patterns & Practices effort from J.D. Meier’s blog, where he was promoting an effort that has produced application architecture guidelines, specifically called the App Arch Guide and posted on CodePlex. The information is distributed over a set of pages, and is organized by the following diagram:
It’s an evolving work but I like the practical way that it’s organized, and that it’s not heavy (easy to digest, wiki format).
The abstract page sums the effort up pretty well:
That just sounds like informative reading, doesn’t it?
A couple of other reasons why I like this:
So, check it out and see if this is a good effort.