Semaphore – A Model-Based Semantic Mapping Framework

  • Andreas Limyr
  • Tor Neple
  • Arne-Jørgen Berre
  • Brian Elvesæter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4103)


This paper presents a framework and a tool devised to aid in obtaining information interoperability between enterprise applications. The approach has its foundations in the principles of model-driven architecture (MDA) and architecture-driven modernisation (ADM). The key idea is that mappings between different information formats are defined at a platform-independent level, and that the mechanisms that actually perform the needed data conversion are generated based on the mappings according to the relevant platforms of the systems at hand.


Interoperability Mapping Transformation UML MDA 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Limyr
    • 1
  • Tor Neple
    • 1
  • Arne-Jørgen Berre
    • 1
  • Brian Elvesæter
    • 1
  1. 1.SINTEF ICTOsloNorway

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