This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I am to design a monitoring and configuration software for SCSI RAID devices. The design should be flexible enough so that it will be easy to plug in support for newer or older devices that have different configuration and status information. Does this look like a candidate for XML-based approach?