DSLs Archive

MDE4EDU – Towards a Corpus of Use-Cases for Model-Driven Engineering Courses

We have embarked on a project to find (and/or define) good use cases for teaching several flavours of model-driven /model-based engineering. Do you want to join us?

Comparing tools to build graphical modeling editors

Select the best tool to build a graphical editor for your DSL with these criteria and comparison of existing graphical language workbenches

Pirate Robot: An e-learning game powered by online textual modeling with DSL Forge

Showing how online DSL workbenches can be used to easily build programming elearning games

Modeling in the Browser: What DSL Forge gives for free

A web front-end for your modeling software thanks to this technology to develop domain-specific language editors for web apps and cloud IDEs

A crowdsourcing experiment to choose the best BPMN language syntax

Help us to choose the best BPMN notation as part of this crowdsourcing experiment where we aim to test the usefulness of crowdsourcing when it comes to create language notations.

Very Large Community-based Software Development (ERC proposal)

Following up on our introductory post in the topic  I’m now “releasing” the full B1 Research Proposal

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

Improving Languages: usage patterns to the rescue (slides)

My take on how to uncover language usage patterns (and how to use them to improve the language definition itself). Talk at PAME 2015

Add a governance.md file to all your OSS projects

Who decides what feature requests / bug notifications to accept (and how? when?). OSS should clearly define their governance model. We help them on this

Domain-Specific Languages Should Go Metamorphic

Metamoprhic DSLs change their shape depending on your needs. Are metamorphic DSLs the solution to the internal vs external DSLs dilemma?

Internal DSLs are good, external DSLs are bad (discussion)

External DSLs are like puppies, they all start out cute and happy, but without exception turn into vicious beasts as they grow up. Do you agree?

Gallery of graphical modeling editors created with Sirius

See plenty of examples of Eclipse-based modeling environments created with Sirius

6 new DSLs to model cloud applications

Discover a set of new DSLs aimed at facilitating the specification of all aspects of cloud-based applications

20 examples of Domain Specific Modeling (presentation by MetaCase)

Another nice presentation from the people at MetaCase this time showing “20 different examples on using

Executing OCL expressions on plain Java – How to do it?

In twitter, Sébastien Mosser raised the question of how to execute OCL expressions on plain Java

Understanding firewall configurations: a vendor-independent access-control security model

Firewalls are a key element in network security. They are in charge of filtering the traffic

AutoMobile project – Automated Mobile App development

This week we had the kick-off of the AutoMobile project, an European project (7th Framework Programme,

Icinetic (Spanish MDD vendor) gets funded

Icinetic , a Spanish company specialized in the use of MDD and DSLs to improve productivity

Enabling the Collaborative Definition of DSMLs (slides)

Check this summary of Collaboro, our proposal to the collabortive definition of domain-specific languages to be

Corpus-based Analysis and Evaluation of DSLs

Summary of our recent paper: Corpus-based Analysis of Domain-Specific Languages (to appear in the SoSym Journal,