Now on CD, this internationally acclaimed bestseller is more valuable than ever! Use the contents of the CD to create your own design documents and reusable components. The CD contains:--23 patterns you can cut and paste into your own design documents-Sample code demonstrating pattern implementation-Complete Design Patterns content in standard HTML format, with numerous hyper-linked cross-references-Access through a standard web browser-Java-based dynamic search mechanism, enhancing online search capabilities-Graphical user environment, allowing ease of navigationFirst published in 1995, this landmark work on object-oriented software design presents a catalog of simple and succinct solutions to common design problems. Created by four experienced designers, the 23 patterns contained herein have become an essential resource for anyone developing reusable object-oriented software. In response to reader demand, the complete text and pattern catalog are now available on CD-ROM.The authors first describe what patterns are and how they help you in the design process. They then systematically name, explain, evaluate, and catalog recurring designs in object-oriented systems. All patterns are compiled from real-world examples and include code that demonstrates how they may be implemented in object-oriented programming languages such as C++ and Smalltalk. Readers who already own the book will want the CD to take advantage of its dynamic search mechanism and ready-to-install patterns.The authors are internationally recognized experts in the object-oriented software field.0201634988B04062001Gamma, Erich is the author of 'Design Patterns Cd Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software', published 1998 under ISBN 9780201634983 and ISBN 0201634988.