By Topic

Modeling with a sense of purpose

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)

These days, practically everyone involved in developing software draws pictures that represent some aspect of the software or its requirements. They do this to improve their own understanding and, usually, to communicate that understanding to others. But all too often, the understanding is muddled and confused because the designer hasn't clearly established the picture's purpose or explained how others should interpret it. Surprisingly, this is true even when the designer uses an established modeling standard, such as the Unified Modeling Language (UML). The article looks at implementation, specification, and conceptual models in order to explain the intricacies of model based software design

Published in:

Software, IEEE  (Volume:19 ,  Issue: 1 )