A common approach to documenting patterns will be emerging in the coming years using a ‘common pattern language’. This will allow a broader range of people within your organization to consume, contribute, and create new patterns, ultimately growing your design knowledge base. Currently, the most common language has been based on work by architect Christopher Alexander and his book, A Timeless Way of Building
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