Event Modeling: Bridging the IT/Business Communication Gap

The gap between ‘the business’ and IT has plagued organisations for decades, and nowhere is this more noticeable than in software development. When developing an application, differing priorities, personalities, and most importantly domain knowledge can prevent technical and business teams from coming to a common understanding. Generally, problem definition and solution design are undertaken in isolation, as both teams struggle to find the language to bridge the knowledge gap. Because of this, developers frequently lack a true understanding of the problem, and business teams foster unrealistic or incorrect expectations.  The result of this is often software… Read More