Software Architecture

TC2 First Working IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA1) 22–24 February 1999, San Antonio, Texas, USA

  • Patrick Donohoe

Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 12)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Analysis and Assessment of Software Architecture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. George Yanbing Guo, Joanne M. Atlee, Rick Kazman
      Pages 15-33
    3. Jeff Magee, Jeff Kramer, Dimitra Giannakopoulou
      Pages 35-49
    4. Wolfgang Pree, Kai Koskimies
      Pages 51-64
    5. Titos Saridakis, Valérie Issarny
      Pages 83-104
  3. Architectural Models and Descriptions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Calos Canal, Ernesto Pimentel, José M. Troya
      Pages 107-125
    3. Dan Hirsch, Paola Inverardi, Ugo Montanari
      Pages 127-143
    4. C. Hofmeister, R. L. Nord, D. Soni
      Pages 145-159
    5. Sylvia Stuurman
      Pages 183-199
  4. Architectural Patterns and Styles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Don Batory, Yannis Smaragdakis, Lou Coglianese
      Pages 203-224
    3. Mark H. Klein, Rick Kazman, Len Bass, Jeromy Carriere, Mario Barbacci, Howard Lipson
      Pages 225-243
    4. Ezra Kaahwa Mugisa, Tom S. E. Maibaum
      Pages 245-271
    5. J. P. Riegel, C. Kaesling, M. Schütze
      Pages 273-292
    6. Dwayne Towell
      Pages 293-301

About this book


Software architecture is a primary factor in the creation and evolution of virtually all products involving software. It is a topic of major interest in the research community where pronusmg formalisms, processes, and technologies are under development. Architecture is also of major interest in industry because it is recognized as a significant leverage point for manipulating such basic development factors as cost, quality, and interval. Its importance is attested to by the fact that there are several international workshop series as well as major conference sessions devoted to it. The First Working IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSAl) provided a focused and dedicated forum for the international software architecture community to unify and coordinate its effort to advance the state of practice and research. WICSA 1 was organized to facilitate information exchange between practising software architects and software architecture researchers. The conference was held in San Antonio, Texas, USA, from February 22nd to February 24th, 1999; it was the initiating event for the new IFIP TC-2 Working Group on Software Architecture. This proceedings document contains the papers accepted for the conference. The papers in this volume comprise both experience reports and technical papers. The proceedings reflect the structure of the conference and are divided into six sections corresponding to the working groups established for the conference.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Patrick Donohoe
    • 1
  1. 1.Software Engineering InstituteCarnegie Mellon UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-6536-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-35563-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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