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A Case Study of Taking a Simple Algorithm from Prototype to "Production" Quality Code

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5 Apr 2017CPOL9 min read
A somewhat lightweight article, that covers some issues that we should all be conscious of when reworking prototype code (and deciding whether to rework prototype code!) with a case study.
This article is hopefully a fun case study of how I iterated my implementation from a prototype to an over-the-top "production"piece. It covers some issues that we should all be conscious of when reworking prototype code, like: What is a Prototype? What is Production Code? When is Code Production Ready?


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