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A(I) Picture paints a thousand words...

During a recent review of a client's Azure application and part of a Digital Transformation requirement the lights came on for us all after a simple whiteboarding session. Often when technical concepts are being explained, it is difficult to visualise the primary building blocks and interactions of a system at a high level.




After just a few minutes at the whiteboard we were able to quickly confirm our understanding of the existing solution and effectively contribute to a plan of next steps to support the transformation process going forward and detail some business and technical requirements.


Another tool that can really help to take white board sketches to a new level is Sketch2Code which transforms a hand-written user interface design into valid working wire-frame. It is a web based app that captures the whiteboard image and converts it to a usable HTML prototype.




The benefits of this type of approach are great because each and every stakeholder is able to add real value in a …