Using RUP to reverse-engineer a legacy system

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Philippe Dugerdil

Date archived: May 15, 2019 | First published: September 15, 2006

from The Rational Edge: Many techniques and tools have been proposed for reverse-engineering legacy information systems. But these techniques are seldom described in the context of a well-defined process. This article describes how the IBM Rational Unified Process can be applied to reverse-engineering and in particular to the recovery of the system’s architecture.

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