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Design Pattern Libraries

Even well written and well-constructed design patterns do not succeed on their own as independent entities. To achieve maximum value, design patterns must coalesce into a design pattern library that is easy to use and functions as an integral part of the design and development life cycle of applications and websites. Here are the elements needed to make this happen.

Requirements for Effective Internal Integration

Provide pattern library users with:

Requirements for Effective External Integration

Create direct linkages at a deep level: