Towards Formalised Guidelines for Migrating Structured Designs to UML: A Case Study
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This paper provides evidence that it is possible to migrate structured system designs to UML models. Legacy structured designs can be converted to object-oriented systems without losing data or functionality. The reason for choosing UML is that it is the new standard notation, which tries to build on and integrate object-oriented notations. Extracts from a case study are presented together with the proposed guidelines for the re-engineering process.
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- 001. School of Computing Science, Middlesex University, Trent Park, Bramley Road, London, N14 4YZ, UK
- 002. Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, University of Jyväskylä, P.O. Box 35 (Agora), FIN 40014, Jyväskylä, Finland
- 003. Faculty of Science, Higher Technical School of Computer Engineering, Department of Informatics, Valladolid University, Valladolid, Spain
- 004. Faculty of Systems Engineering, Southampton Institute, East Park Terrace, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0YN, UK