Validated Designs for Object-oriented Systems by John FitzgeraldValidated Designs for Object-oriented Systems by John Fitzgerald

Validated Designs for Object-oriented Systems

byJohn Fitzgerald, Peter Gorm Larsen, Paul Mukherjee

Paperback | October 13, 2010

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This book provides an introduction to practical formal modelling techniques in the context of object-oriented system design. It is aimed at both practising software engineers with some prior experience of object-oriented design/programming and at intermediate or advanced students studying object-oriented design or modelling in a short course. The following features make this book particularly attractive to potential instructors: § The relationship with UML and object-oriented programming makes it easy to integrate with the mainstream computing curriculum. Although the book is about formal methods, it does not have to be treated as a specialist topic. § The use of tools and an accessible modelling language improves student motivation. § The industry-based examples and case studies add to the credibility of the approach. § The light touch approach means that the material appeals to students with a wider range of abilities than is the case in a conventional formal methods text. § Support materials as listed above.
Title:Validated Designs for Object-oriented SystemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:404 pagesPublished:October 13, 2010Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1849969434

ISBN - 13:9781849969437

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Table of Contents

I - Models and Software Development Introduction Building a Model in VDM++: an Overview VDM++ Tool Support II - Modelling Object-oriented Systems in VDM++ Defining Data Defining Functionality Modelling Unordered Collections Modelling Ordered Collections Modelling Relationships III - Modelling in Practice: Three Case Studies Model Structuring: The Enigma Cipher Combining Views: The CSLaM System TradeOne: From Enterprise Architecture to Business Application IV - From Models to Code Concurrency in VDM++ Model Quality Implementing in Java A - Solutions to exercises Bibliography List of Acronyms Subject Index Definitions Index