Dataflow Programming

Updated: 07/20/2017 by Computer Hope

dataflow programmingDataflow programming, sometimes referred to as Dataflow, is a software architecture in which variables have a defined relationship with one another such that if the value of one variable changes, the values of the other variables are automatically updated. An everyday example of dataflow programming is a spreadsheet, in which changing one value automatically changes many others based on a pre-defined formula.

Architecture, Data flow, Programming terms