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An Empirical Study on Simplification of Business Process Modeling Languages

A empirical study presenting a methodology to adapt/personalize modeling languages, illustrated with the domain of business processes modeling languages

Backwards reasoning for model transformations: Method and applications

We show how the concept of weakest precondition applied to model transformations helps to solve plenty of verification, validation and testing challenges

Negative Results in Empirical Software Engineering – EMSE Special Issue (reminder)

Negative or null results are hardly ever published though they are important in showing the paths which did not pay off. This special issue is a first step to change this

Gitana: a SQL-based Git Repository Inspector

Export your Git repositories to a relational database for a simpler data analysis using standard SQL tools. With Incremental synchronization

Software Modernization Revisited: Challenges and Prospects

Interested in software modernization? (specially on migration legacy software to the cloud using model-based techniques). Read our lessons learnt as part of the Artist European project

A Lightweight Metamodel Extension Mechanism

Using virtual models to transparently offer metamodel extensions that better adapt to your always evolving needs

Enabling the reuse of stored model transformations

Javier Criado summarizes our work “Enabling the reuse of stored model transformations through annotations” by Javier

Is your company ready for MDE? On the Industrial Adoption of Model Driven Engineering

Read about the current state of model-driven engineering in industry, the obstacles for adoption, and the changes it brings to businesses. Some ideas for wider adoption of MDE are outlined.

Feature-Based Classification Bidirectional Transformation Approaches

A feature-based review of all bidirectional transformation approaches plus our view on the open research challenges in the area

All MODELS’14 papers freely available (four weeks only)

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