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Software Patterns, Knowledge Maps, and Domain Analysis

1st Edition

By Mohamed E. Fayad

Auerbach Publications

448 pages

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Software design patterns are known to play a vital role in enhancing the quality of software systems while reducing development time and cost. However, the use of these design patterns has also been known to introduce problems that can significantly reduce the stability, robustness, and reusability of software. This book introduces a new process fo

Table of Contents

An Overview of Knowledge Maps. Abstraction: Knowledge Maps, Stability, and Patterns. The Goals: Significance & Identification. Discovery Stable Analysis Pattern. The Knowledge Stable Analysis Pattern. Capabilities: The Heart of Business. AnyMap Stable Design Pattern. AnyContext Stable Design Pattern. Knowledge Maps: System of Patterns. Development Scenarios: Setting the Stage. Deployment, Verification and Validation, and Quality Factors. Knowledge Map Engine: Initial Work. CRC Cards Knowledge Map. Future Work and Conclusions. Appendixes: Pattern Documentation Templates, Other Templates, Stable Patterns Catalog, Sample Requirements.

About the Author

Dr. Mohamed E. Fayad is currently a full professor of computer engineering at San Jose State University, from 2002 to present. He was a J.D. Edwards Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, from 1999 to 2002; an associate professor at the computer science and computer engineering faculty at the University of Nevada, from 1995 to 1999; and an editor-in-chief for IEEE Computer Society Press-Computer Science and Engineering Practice Press, from 1995 to 1997. He has 15+ years of industrial experience. Dr. Fayad is an IEEE distinguished speaker, an associate editor, editorial advisor, a columnist for the Communications of the ACM (Thinking Objectively), and a columnist for the Al-Ahram newspaper (two million subscribers); he was a general chair of IEEE/Arab Computer Society International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA 2001), Beirut, Lebanon, June 26-29, 2001; he is the founder of Arab Computer Society (ACS), being its president from April 2004 to April 2007.

Dr. Fayad is a known and well-recognized authority in the domain of theory and the applications of software engineering. Dr. Fayad was a guest editor on 12 theme issues: CACM's OO Experiences, October 1995; IEEE Computer's Managing OO Software Development Projects, September 1996; CACM's Software Patterns, October 1996; CACM's OO Application Frameworks, October 1997; ACM Computing Surveys-OO Application Frameworks, March 2000; IEEE Software-Software Engineering in-the-Small, September/October 2000; International Journal on Software Practice and Experiences, July 2001; IEEE Transaction on Robotics and Automation-Object-Oriented Methods for Distributed Control Architecture, October 2002; Annals of Software Engineering Journal-OO Web- Based Software Engineering, October 2002; Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, Software Arch

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)