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Proposed Future Topics for Discussion

System Architecture Forum, Oct 4-5, 2005, Nokia HQ

  Suggested Topic Votes Related Topics
1 Complexity 3  
2 Evolvability 1  
3 Architectural and other assets lifecycle management    
4 What are our collective beliefs and what if they are
wrong?
   
5 Architecture views 2 29
6 Define system architect's role as role in a development
process
2 15
7 Effective guidance from architect dependent on phase of
project
1  
8 Language and how we communicate 1  
9 Skill set - personal profile of a sys architect 1  
10 Architectural families. Viewpoint: when do you decide that
prods are so far apart that you rather have 2 architectures
1 14, 16
11 Economics of scale for architecture consistency 1  
12 Talent development 1 17
13 Architecture standards in use 2 7
14 Reuse and platforms 3 10, 16
15 Role of architecture descriptions throughout lc 2 6
16 How to handle variability 1  
17 How to increase managers and technical people
competence to make a pull for system architecting help
deployment
   
18 How to measure what is good architecture evaluate
architecture
3  
19 Architecture modeling and simulation 1  
20 Role of functions vs. the infrastructure supporting them
bone vs. meat
1  
21 Architecting for network centric systems different? 1  
22 What happens in the real world when the plans fall apart 1  
23 Start a list of terms and definitions    
24 External orientation of the architect market customer,
competition
   
25 What does a sys arch contribute to corp governance 2  
26 Art or profession?    
27 Actual architectures 2  
28 Architecture management, compliance, governance 2  
29 Models used to describe the architecture 2 5
30 Feedback mechanisms to the architect   17, 25, 30
31 Architecture description end users and needs 3 5, 15, 29
32 How to detect and distill architecturally significant
requirements
2