Ward Cunningham

Ward Cunningham

Ward Cunningham


An American software engineer. He with others introduced the idea of pattern languages into the field of software. Also the inventor of the online collaborative editing system – the “Wiki” – he allowed software engineers in remote places to write codes together. He is also the founder of a pattern language community – the Hillside Group – and its still-ongoing Pattern Language of Program (PLoP) conferences. ideas of Extreme Programming (XP) and agile programming were also proposed by him.
Author of book “Wiki Way, The: Collaboration and Sharing on the Internet” (2001)

Books

  • The Wiki Way: Quick Collaboration on the Web

Articles

  • Using Pattern Languages for Object Oriented Programs

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