The value of an ubiquitous language
November 26, 2009
A few days back we had a mail-wise discussion on the subject; why should we care about an ubiquitous language?
For me the question falls into two parts; for the whole company/business or for the application.
- An ubiquitous language or common domain model for a complete business have never felt right with me. I know, I know; I have been defending it, striving for it and even forced it on some customers – but I don’t like it! It will never work! The same entity, (customer) for example, can have very different meanings in different context. A better and much more detailed discussion can be found here:
- An ubiquitous language for an application is a completely different thing and is something that I think should be strived...