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Views on UML Interactions as Spreadsheet Queries

  • Martin Gogolla
  • Antonio Vallecillo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9946)

Abstract

This paper explores the use of table-based representation for artifacts occurring in model-driven development as opposed to graph-based representation. As an example for table-based representation of models, we explain how views on object interaction that are traditionally represented as UML sequence or communication diagrams can be realized by spreadsheet queries.

Keywords

Class Diagram Object Interaction Object Diagram Road Layout Message Number 
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Notes

Acknowledgements

This work is funded by Spanish Research Project TIN2014-52034-R and by Universidad de Málaga (Campus de Excelencia Internacional Andalucía Tech).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of BremenBremenGermany
  2. 2.University of MalagaMalagaSpain

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