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End-User Support for Information Architecture Analysis in Interactive Web Applications

  • Luis A. Rojas
  • José A. Macías
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6949)

Abstract

Information Architects analyze conceptual models and descriptions concerning non-functional requirements that will be later on used by Analysts and Software Engineers to design software artifacts. However, this flow of information is sometimes difficult to automate due to conceptual knowledge differences in the information processed by each expert. To facilitate this flow, in this paper we propose a CASE tool called InterArch. Our tool bridges the gap between both professionals, and it automatically generates UML diagrams for Analysts from the conceptual diagrams created by the Information Architect.

Keywords

Information Architecture End-User Development Analysis and Design of Interactive Web Systems 

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Copyright information

© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Luis A. Rojas
    • 1
  • José A. Macías
    • 1
  1. 1.Escuela Politécnica SuperiorUniversidad Autónoma de MadridMadridEspaña

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