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: An introduction to the Unified Modeling Language

Jun 15, 2003 ... By placing standard UML diagrams in your methodology's work products, you
make it easier for UML-proficient people to join your project and quickly become
productive. The most useful, standard UML diagrams are: use case diagram,
class diagram, sequence diagram, statechart diagram, activity diagram ...

The class diagram

UML basics. Part III: The class diagram by Donald Bell. IBM Global Services. In
June 2003, I began a series of articles titled "UML Basics," designed as an
introduction to the Unified. Modeling Language. The first article in this series
provided high-level introductions to the most widely used diagrams in the UML;
the second.

UML basics: The sequence diagram

Feb 16, 2004 ... The sequence diagram is used primarily to show the interactions between
objects in the sequential order that those interactions occur. Much like the class
diagram, developers typically think sequence diagrams were meant exclusively
for them. However, an organization's business staff can find sequence ...

Visualize with Rational Application Developer

Feb 7, 2006 ... Rational Application Developer provides visual diagramming tools to help you
gain insight and knowledge of existing applications or to more easily create and
understand new applications. After completing this tutorial, you will know how to
create class, sequence, browse, and topic diagrams.

UML basics: The component diagram

Dec 15, 2004 ... This is the next installment in a series of articles about the essential diagrams
used within the Unified Modeling Language, or UML. 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 for all UML 2's structure ...

Introducing IBM Rational Software Architect

It guides the beginner through the basic views, and explains how Rational
Software Architect leverages the Eclipse 3.0 framework for usability. You'll learn
how to use Rational Software Architect to create simple class and use-case
diagrams, as well as how to generate code from the class diagrams. Finally, it
briefly covers ...

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

Jun 10, 2008 ... This article demonstrates how to identify components and generate high-level
abstractions of UML class and sequence diagrams from Java™ code by using
the technical tips and tricks explained here. With reverse engineering, it is not
always easy to achieve what you expect from forward engineering.

Design XML schemas using UML

Feb 1, 2003 ... However, it is necessary to create a mechanism by which an element and an
attribute can be differentiated in a UML class diagram. This is achieved by
creating a special prototype called attribute in the UML diagram. 3. Namespaces
Namespaces are a very important concept in XML schemas.

Java design patterns 101

Jan 8, 2002 ... A brief introduction to UML class diagrams. Class diagrams. UML has become
the standard diagramming tool for object-oriented design. Of the various types of
diagrams defined by UML, this tutorial only uses class diagrams. In class
diagrams, classes are depicted as boxes with three compartments, ...

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