By bball

Which is where I think developers can relate. Today, the pressures to deliver software faster have developers relying on component based development practices and with good reason. Why create your own web framework, or logging mechanism, when you can turn to proven components and frameworks from open source projects? Today’s developers can easily access hundreds of thousands of components, including the basics such as the SLF4J logging framework, or a major framework like Struts or Spring. You could code an entire application from scratch, but honestly who has the time or wants the hassle?