A friendly place for programming greenhorns!
Big Moose Saloon
Register / Login
Win a copy of
OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide
this week in the
Agile and Other Processes
Is "Mikado" a japanese method?
Joined: Apr 12, 2005
May 21, 2013 06:55:05
Because of the name...
SCEA 5 (part 1), SCBCD, SCWCD, SCJP, CLP, CLS
Joined: May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013 13:03:09
The name of the method comes from it's resemblance to the Pick Up Sticks Game, which is sometimes called Mikado in Europe and mostly just pick-up-sticks in the U.S.
Mikado roughly translates to 'Emperor (of Japan)' and is also the highest scoring stick in the game. We think the game is a great metaphor for large restructurings.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Is "Mikado" a japanese method?
Mikado and Lakos
Mikado: Useful for data architecture as well as software development?
The Mikado Method vs Software Architecture
* Winners: The Mikado Method
The Mikado Method and Brownfield Development
All times are in JavaRanch time: GMT-6 in summer, GMT-7 in winter
| Powered by
Copyright © 1998-2015