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Architect Developer Roles - Exercise

Architects, engineers, and developer roles

Objective: Identify the differences between the architect's and the developer's roles.


You will receive 3 points for this exercise.
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In the left column of the table below, five areas of responsibilities are listed. Each of these belong to either the architect or the developer, as listed in the right hand column. Match the correct terms in the left column with the corresponding roles in the right column, then type your matches in the textarea. Once you have typed in your responses click Submit to view the correct answers.

Responsibilities Roles
Definition of requirements Architect Developer
Project plan
Writing of the software system
Solving technical integration problems
Solution design