Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Fred Long, Mike Tedd
    Pages 1-5
  3. Anthony Earl
    Pages 7-12
  4. R. A. Snowdon
    Pages 13-24
  5. Maria H. Penedo, E. Don Stuckle
    Pages 25-55
  6. Amaury Legait, Flávio Oquendo, Dan Oldfield
    Pages 57-67
  7. Izhar Shy, Richard Taylor, Leon Osterweil
    Pages 77-97
  8. Terrence Miller
    Pages 99-106
  9. Michael H. Sokolsky, Gail E. Kaiser
    Pages 107-114
  10. Dewayne E. Perry
    Pages 131-135
  11. Anthony I. Wasserman
    Pages 137-149
  12. Robert Gabriel, Stefan Jähnichen
    Pages 167-178
  13. Geoff Clow, Erhard Ploedereder
    Pages 203-209

About these proceedings

Introduction

This volume gives the proceedings of an international workshop on software engineering environments and public tool interfaces. The workshop drew together the recognized experts in these fields from Europe and America. The workshop examined the mechanisms necessary to support the software process and some formalisms for software modeling and considered which mechanisms and capabilities are feasible in the short term. Important here are the communication and coordination requirements of teams of people, especially information flow and access issues and the characterization of project and organization structure that interact with these. Some recent work on "long" transactions is included here. There was discussion of how tools obtain access to services provided by other tools in the environment and how they communicate and exchange information. The workshop considered the trade-off between ease of interoperability and the modification of existing tools. Data typing and structuring models present a significant challenge. Included here is the experience of using actual models and an analysis of "persistence". The users of an environment may act in various roles and the needs of each type of user vary. Discussions centered on designs of environment mechanisms to support the user interface, including the issues of uniformity and performance.

Keywords

Ada Benutzungsschnittstelle Programmierumgebungen Software Engineering configuration management design modeling object programming software engineering environments structured design user interface

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-53452-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-53452-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-46886-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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