The SAZ project: Integrating SSADM and Z

  • Fiona Polack
  • Mark Whiston
  • Keith Mander
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 670)


This paper investigates the rationale for integrating a structured systems analysis method (SSADM version 4) and a formal notation (Z). It describes the integrated specification, and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of formal specification and development for information systems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fiona Polack
    • 1
  • Mark Whiston
    • 1
  • Keith Mander
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of YorkHeslingtonUK

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