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A Pattern Language Verifier for Web-Based Enterprise Applications

  • Bahman Zamani
  • Sahar Kayhani
  • Greg Butler
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5301)

Abstract

The Pattern Language Verifier (PLV) is a process for verifying the application of a pattern language in a design. The PLV process focuses on a pattern language for the design of web-based enterprise applications. We show how PLV exploits the ideas of programming language compilers to detect the structural, syntactic, and semantic errors in a design model and then guides the designer in fixing the problems. To provide tool support, we integrate PLV into the ArgoUML modeling tool. We use the tool to design a simple student registration system as a case study, and show how the process finds the mistakes in the model and helps the designer in repairing the detected problems.

Keywords

Pattern Language Model Driven Engineering Profile 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bahman Zamani
    • 1
  • Sahar Kayhani
    • 1
  • Greg Butler
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Software EngineeringConcordia UniversityMontrealCanada

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