UML basics: The class diagram

Sep 15, 2004 ... from The Rational Edge: As the most important example of the new structure
diagram type in UML 2, the class diagram can be used by analysts, business
modelers, developers, and testers throughout the software development lifecycle.
This article offers a comprehensive introduction.

UML basics: The sequence diagram

Feb 16, 2004 ... In the example shown in Figure 3, the lifeline represents an instance of the class
Student, whose instance name is freshman. Note that, here, the lifeline name is
underlined. When an underline is used, it means that the lifeline represents a
specific instance of a class in a sequence diagram, and not a ...

The class diagram

The Rational Edge -- November 2003 -- UML basics Part III: The class diagram.
Figure 1: A generic class diagram showing a single class. Now let's look at a real-
world example from the commercial airline industry. Figure 2 shows an airline
flight modeled as a UML class on a class diagram. As we can see, the name is ...

UML basics: The component diagram

Dec 15, 2004 ... In my previous article on the UML's class diagram, (The Rational Edge,
September 2004), I described how the class diagram's notation set is the basis ...
Figure 1 shows a simple component diagram using the former UML 1.4 notation;
the example shows a relationship between two components: an Order ...

Reverse engineering UML class and sequence diagrams from Java ...

Jun 10, 2008 ... The examples show how to identify the inheritance trees and components of a
system in the source code of a given Java project and how to generate high-level
abstractions of UML class diagrams and sequence diagrams. Note: The
examples in this article apply to Rational Software Architect Version 7.0, ...

Rational:Unified Modeling Language - UML:A class diagram ...

Currently, I'm finalizing my master thesis, I'm working on extracting and analyzing
object oriented design metrics from UML class diagrams. To demonstrate the
usefulness of my work, I need to show a case study in which object-oriented
design metrics are used to to something useful, for example predicting ...

Visualize with Rational Application Developer

Feb 7, 2006 ... They are useful to define a query and to display and persist the results from that
query. An example would be creating a hierarchy topic diagram that you can
update to always show the hierarchy for a specific class. This section of the
tutorial shows you how to use Rational Application Developer to create a ...

Rational:Rational Rose:1..n Relationships in Class Diagrams ...

'1' side as referential attributes. n - n: Create an associative class and place the
PK(s) of both clases in the relationship as (PK) attirbutes of the associative class.
You can find details and examples in Shlaer/Mellor books on modeling the world
with object s and states. In design class diagrams I believe that ...

Design XML schemas using UML

Feb 1, 2003 ... Learn to use Unified Modeling Language (UML), an industry standard, as you
design XML schemas with this hands-on approach for using the UML framework
to create your XML vocabularies.

UML basics: An introduction to the Unified Modeling Language

Jun 15, 2003 ... Reading a sequence diagram is very simple. Start at the top left corner with the "
driver" class instance that starts the sequence. Then follow each message down
the diagram. Remember: Even though the example sequence diagram in Figure
4 shows a return message for each sent message, this is ...

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