Program Synthesis for Configuring Collaborative Solutions in Feature Models

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10034)

Abstract

We create a program synthesis for searching optimal configurations in collaborative decision-making models. At the specification level, existing approaches do not consider both individual and business constraints to configure products in a cooperative manner. Usually, the combination of independent specifications is manually implemented into low level platforms, which limits the management of constraint-intensive decision processes. Our proposed model-driven collaboration system analyses multiple domain and preference models to help selecting goal-driven technological solutions. First, we extend an existing domain-specific language to specify multi-objective and constraint-based business rules. Next, we created model transformations to generate a program that can be executed into two different constraint-based platforms, which combine heterogeneous and highly expressive models. We apply our approach to find a goal-driven enterprise information system solution. The program synthesis analyzed in average 697 constraints across multiple specifications to avoid inconsistencies in manual configurations.

Keywords

Enterprise interoperability Domain modeling Collaborative product configuration Program synthesis Constraint programming 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Systems and Computing Engineering Department, School of EngineeringUniversidad de los AndesBogotáColombia

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