Welcome to our August 31 link roundup. Here are some notable posts from other software engineering blogs that you may have recently missed:
Architectural Decisions: Accidental or On Purpose? by Christine Miyachi at The Abstract Software Architect. Christine talks about how she uses mind maps to keep track of architectural decisions.
The Emerging Future: Systems of Systems, an IBM webcast. Bruce Powel Douglass talks about issues and potential future solutions for systems of systems.
A Trace in the Sand, by Ruth Malan. Ruth was one of the turoial presenters at SATURN 2010, and her blog is full of great ideas on architecture.
Is Your Head in the Clouds? Or is it Elsewhere? by Harry J. Foxwell, PhD. Harry asks some important questions about if your organization is ready for cloud computing.