UML-Based Metamodeling for Information System Engineering and Evolution

  • Marie-Noëlle Terrasse
  • Marinette Savonnet
  • George Becker
  • Eric Leclercq
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2817)


In modelers’ practice metamodels have become the core of UML-based metamodeling environments: metamodels form the basis of application domain descriptions, and they are instantiated into models. In the context of information system engineering and interoperability, we have developped two operations on metamodels: metamodel integration and measure of semantical distance between metamodels. In this paper, we explore application of these operations to information systems’ evolution.


Paradigm Shift Semantical Distance Modeling Paradigm Architecture Description Information System Evolution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marie-Noëlle Terrasse
    • 1
  • Marinette Savonnet
    • 1
  • George Becker
    • 1
  • Eric Leclercq
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory LE2IUniversity of BurgundyFrance

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