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The Visual Architecting Process:
Conceptual Architecture
by Ruth Malan and Dana Bredemeyer, Bredemeyer Consulting, February 2006

Conceptual Architecture Process Overview

Conceptual Architecture Requirements
Whose concerns matter?
What are their concerns and goals?

Conceptual Architecture Specification
What views are needed to address the concerns or goals?

approach are we using to address them?

Did we understand the concerns/goals?
Did we address them?


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Created: February 1, 2006
Last Updated: May 25, 2006