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Pattern Componentization: The Factory Example

  • Karine Arnout
  • Bertrand Meyer
Original Paper

Abstract

Can Design Patterns be turned into reusable components? To help answer this question, we have performed a systematic study of the standard design patterns. One of the most interesting is Abstract Factory, for which we were indeed able to build a reusable component fulfilling the same needs as the original pattern. This article presents the component’s design and its lessons for the general issue of pattern componentization.

Keywords

Design Pattern Reusable Component Original Pattern Abstract Factory Pattern Componentization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.AXA Rosenberg Investment Management LLC, Barr Rosenberg Research Center4 Orinda Way, Building EOrindaUSA
  2. 2.Computer Science DepartmentETH ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  3. 3.Eiffel SoftwareGoletaUSA

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