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 Part III: 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: 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 ...

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.

Introducing IBM Rational Software Architect

Feb 15, 2005 ... 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 how you can perform an architectural analysis of your code.
Follow-up articles will elaborate in more detail on what is covered ...

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 ...

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.

Mapping objects to relational databases

Jul 1, 2000 ... There are three fundamental solutions for mapping inheritance into a relational
database, and to understand them I will discuss the trade-offs of mapping the
class diagram presented in Figure 1. To keep the issues simple, I have not
modeled all of the attributes of the classes; nor have I modeled their full ...

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.

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