Developers: Modeling Leads to Better Code

Developers: Modeling Leads to Better Code

The models created during the design phase aren’t just for managers and stakeholders. They are needed for creating quality code. If you (as the developer) take the model and translate it into a 500-line procedure with dozens of GoTos, you’ve really missed the opportunity to...
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IT Staff: How We Model

IT Staff: How We Model

Part 3 in Lucas Moser’s Four Part Series. At times, chemistry students have a difficult time wrapping their heads around the structure of a molecule. For help, they carry small plastic models to help them think through molecular structures. The models are comprised of...
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Business Analyst: What Is A Model?

Business Analysts: What is a model?

Part 2 in Lucas Moser’s Four Part Series. In my pre-software days, the word model would have made me think of model cars. Specifically, I remember model kits that included hundreds of plastic pieces that needed to be cut apart with an Exacto knife, glued together, and...
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Modeling In Software Development

Modeling in Software Development

Part 1 in Lucas Moser’s Four Part Series. Extended life spans of custom software mean that production deployment is no longer the end all be all for development. In the series to follow we will explore the concept of modeling and how it affects multiple aspects of the...
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