Advances in UML and XML-Based Software Evolution, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591406234
  • ISBN-13: 9781591406235
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 362 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released October 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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Advances in UML and XML-Based Software Evolution reports recent advances in applications of two popularly used languages, UML and XML, in the field of software evolution. This book covers topics such as: visualizing legacy systems with UML, augmenting UML to support the design and evolution of user interfaces, migration of persistent object models using XML and much more. Advances in UML and XML-Based Software Evolution brings many specialists' views into one comprehensive text for all academic researchers and industrial practitioners to learn more about these languages.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in UML and XML-Based Software Evolution: Table of Contents.
1: Design Recovery of Web Application Transactions.
2: Using a Graph Transformation System to Improve the Quality Characteristics of UML-RT Specifications.
3: Version Control of Software Models.
4: Support for Collaborative Component-Based Software Engineering.
5: Migration of Persistent Object Models Using XMI.
6: Praise: A Software Development Environment to Support Software Evolution.
7: Developing Requirements Using Use Case Modeling and the Volere Template: Establishing a Baseline for Evolution.
8: Formalizing and Analyzing UML Use Case View Using Hierarchical Predicate Transition Nets.
9: Formal Specification of Software Model Evolution Using Contracts.
10: Visualising COBOL Legacy Systems with UML: An Experimental Report.
11: XML-Based Analysis of UML Models for Critical Systems Development.
12: Augmenting UML to Support the Design and Evolution of User Interfaces.
13: A Reuse Definition, Assessment, and Analysis Framework for UML.
14: Complexity-Based Evaluation of the Evolution of XML and UML Systems.
15: Variability Expression Within the Context of UML: Issues and Comparisons.
About the Authors.