Use Case Double Tracing Linking Business Modeling to Software Development

  • G. Paolone
  • P. Di Felice
  • G. Liguori
  • G. Cestra
  • E. Clementini


Use cases are recommended as a powerful tool to carry out applications when moving from requirements analysis to design. In this contribution, we start from a recent software methodology that has been modified to pursue a strictly model-driven engineering approach. The work focuses on relevant elements of use cases in UML modeling, adapted and extended to support business modeling activities. Specifically, we introduce the idea of performing a “double tracing” between business modeling and system modeling: in this way a strong link between business requirements and the software solution to be developed is established.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Paolone
    • 1
  • P. Di Felice
    • 1
  • G. Liguori
    • 1
  • G. Cestra
    • 1
  • E. Clementini
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Information EngineeringUniversity of L’AquilaL’AquilaItaly

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