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Towards a problem oriented engineering theory of pattern-oriented analysis and design

Overton, Jerry; Hall, Jon; Rapanotti, Lucia and Yu, Yijun (2009). Towards a problem oriented engineering theory of pattern-oriented analysis and design. In: Proceedings of 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Quality Oriented Reuse of Software (QUORS), 20-24 July, 2009, Seattle, Washington, pp. 255–260.

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In this position paper, we present an initial Problem Oriented Engineering foundation for a small part of Pattern-Oriented Analysis and Design (POAD). We argue for the interpretation of software design patterns as instructions for transforming quality requirements into an architecture and a `stress test'; and show, incidentally, how to reuse an existing software component and its justification in a new development.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 IEEE
ISSN: 0730-3157
Extra Information: 978-0-7695-3726-9
Keywords: object-oriented programming; program diagnostics; program testing; software quality; software reusability; problem oriented engineering theory; software architecture; software component reusability; software design pattern-oriented analysis; stress test; POE; POSE; POAD; design patterns; functional/quality requirements
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 19127
Depositing User: Lucia Rapanotti
Date Deposited: 07 Dec 2009 11:46
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2012 15:05
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