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Design Patterns - overview


Software Engineering Accomplishment | 1994

IBM researchers: Erich Gamma, Richard Helm, Ralph Johnson, John Vlissides

Where the work was done: IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

What we accomplished: "Each pattern describes a problem [that] occurs over and over again in our environment, and then describes the core of the solution to that problem, in such a way that you can use this solution a million times over, without ever doing it the same way twice." -- Christopher Alexander

Related links: Design Patterns Webpage

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