Model-Driven Development of Resource-Oriented Applications

  • Silvia Schreier
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7221)


Resource-oriented applications are based on the architectural style Representational State Transfer (REST). Current frameworks support the implementation phase of REST applications, but offer no provisions for the analysis and design task. In addition, there are at most informal guidelines to accommodate REST constraints. This thesis suggests the model-driven development of resource-oriented applications that facilitates the observation of REST constraints and provides the advantages of model-driven approaches like formalized and platform-independent design solutions or early validation options. The current state of research and future research steps will be presented.


REST resource-oriented applications web services model-driven development 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Silvia Schreier
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  1. 1.University of HagenHagenGermany

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