References & Credits

arc42 Structure

This web site uses material from the arc42 architecture template by Peter Hruschka and Gernot Starke.



A first version of this architecture overview has been published in the book “Softwarearchitekturen dokumentieren und kommunizieren” (1st edition 2012). The contents were supplemented for the 2nd anf 3rd edition.

Softwarearchitekturen dokumentieren und kommunizieren

Softwarearchitekturen dokumentieren und kommunizieren
Entwürfe, Entscheidungen und Lösungen nachvollziehbar und wirkungsvoll festhalten

Author: Stefan Zörner
Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag, 3rd Edition December 2021
Language: German
ISBN: 978-3-446-42924-6
Number of pages: ca. 300

Book Website (German)
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An English version is included as a chapter in the following e-book.

arc42 by example

arc42 by example
Real software architectures, documented with the arc42 template. Helps you jumpstart your own documentation.

Authors: Gernot Starke, Michael Simons, Stefan Zörner, Ralf D. Müller
Publisher: Leanpub
Language: English
Formats: PDF, EPUB, MOBI Website


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