A case study of HMS using CIPA

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Abstract

In recent years, research into software architecture (SA) has become an important topic within the domain of software engineering. Since architecture plays a dominant role, analysis of SA is more important. Aim of analysing SA is to predict the quality of that system before it has been built. Among many SA analysis methods available, architecture trade-off analysis method is the most desirable one. Pattern’s which has impact on quality attributes is also used in this paper. This paper analyses hospital management system case study as a major work and uses new patterns named creative innovative patterns for architecture analysis to analyse its architecture.

Keywords

ATAM Creative innovative patterns for architecture analysis Hospital management system Pattern Software architecture Software architecture analysis methods 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentSRM UniversityKattankulathur, ChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Computer Science DepartmentKing Khalid UniversityAbhaSaudi Arabia

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