Software Architecture Diagramming
using C4 Model
If you ask for the architecture of a building
But if you ask for the architecture of a software...
Building software is complex!
- Readable code
Why don't we use them?
Benefits of using C4 Model
- Predict technical challenges
- A better understanding of the problem
- Accessible to non-technical people
- Consistent solution
- Better documentation
Why should we use it?
- Take one step backward to take two steps forward
- Improve our solutions
- Decentralized knowledge
- Improve engineer onboarding
C4 Model is not a silver bullet!
Software architecture Diagramming
By Dorian Neto