Tool Support for Model-Driven Development of Web Applications

  • Jaime Gómez
  • Alejandro Bia
  • Antonio Parraga
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3806)


This paper describes the engineering foundations of VisualWADE, a CASE tool to automate the production of Web applications. VisualWADE follows a model-driven approach focusing on requirements analysis, high level design, and rapid prototyping. In this way, an application evolves smoothly from the first prototype to the final product, and its maintenance is a natural consequence of development. The paper also discusses the lessons learned in the development of the tool and its application to several case studies in the industrial context.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaime Gómez
    • 1
  • Alejandro Bia
    • 1
  • Antonio Parraga
    • 1
  1. 1.Web Engineering Research Group, Departamento de Lenguajes y Sistemas InformáticosUniversity of AlicanteAlicante

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