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ByADL: An MDE Framework for Building Extensible Architecture Description Languages

  • Davide Di Ruscio
  • Ivano Malavolta
  • Henry Muccini
  • Patrizio Pelliccione
  • Alfonso Pierantonio
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6285)

Abstract

In order to deal with evolving needs and stakeholder concerns, next generation ADLs should support incremental extension and customization. In this direction we proposed byADL (Build Your ADL), a framework which allows software architects to (i) extend existent ADLs with domain specificities, new architectural views, or analysis aspects, (ii) integrate an ADL with development processes and methodologies, and (iii) customize an ADL. This paper presents the byADL tool and its features.

Keywords

Model Transformation Composition Operator Software Architecture Model Migrator Graphical Editor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Davide Di Ruscio
    • 1
  • Ivano Malavolta
    • 1
  • Henry Muccini
    • 1
  • Patrizio Pelliccione
    • 1
  • Alfonso Pierantonio
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversity of L’AquilaItaly

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