07/04: Model-View-Controller Pattern

Category: Technologies
Posted by: bagheljas
Model-View-Controller (MVC) is a classic software design pattern commonly used for applications that need the ability to maintain multiple views of the same data. The MVC pattern creates a clean separation of objects into one of three categories ó models for maintaining data, views for displaying all or a portion of the data, and controllers for handling events that affect the model or view(s). The separation promotes independent innovation for models, views, and controllers.

Model-View-Controller Pattern

Events cause a controller to change a model, view, or both. Dependent views are automatically updated whenever a controller changes an underlying modelís data or properties. Similarly, whenever a controller changes a view, for example, by revealing areas that were previously hidden, the view gets data from the underlying model to refresh itself.


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