System Requirements EngineeringThe book deals with requirements engineering in the context of System Engineering. He proposes a method to guide this activity engineering. The method is supported by the SysML modeling language. A first chapter aims to present the context and the associated definitions, to position the requir....
Author James V. CandyA bridge between the application of subspace-based methods for parameter estimation in signal processing and subspace-based system identification in control systems Model-Based Processing: An Applied Subspace Identification Approach provides expert insight on devel....
Release Date 2019/03
A Practical Guide for Informationists
Author Antonio P DeRosaA Practical Guide for Informationists: Supporting Research and Clinical Practice guides new informationists to a successful career, giving them a pathway to this savvier, more technically advanced, domain-focused role in modern day information centers and libraries....
Release Date 2018/02
Author Leonard L. GrigsPower Systems, Third Edition (part of the five-volume set, The Electric Power Engineering Handbook) covers all aspects of power system protection, dynamics, stability, operation, and control. Under the editorial guidance of L.L. Grigsby, a respected and accomplished....
Release Date 2017/12
Author Michael Jesse ChonolesOCUP 2 Certification Guide: Preparing for the OMG Certified UML 2.5 Professional 2 Foundation Exam both teaches UML® 2.5 and prepares candidates to become certified. UML® (Unified Modeling Language) is the most popular graphical language used by software analysts, ....
Release Date 2017/08
Model-Based System Architecture
Author Markus Walker , Stephan Roth , Jesko G. Lamm , Tim WeilkiensPresents modeling approaches that can be performed in SysML and other modeling languagesThis book combines the emerging discipline of systems architecting with model-based approaches using SysML. The early chapters of the book provide the fundamentals of systems ar....
Release Date 2015/11
Learning Processing, 2nd Edition
Author Daniel ShiffmanLearning Processing, Second Edition, is a friendly start-up guide to Processing, a free, open-source alternative to expensive software and daunting programming languages. Requiring no previous experience, this book is for the true programming beginner. It teaches t....
Release Date 2015/09
Author Bruce Powel DouglassAgile Systems Engineering presents a vision of systems engineering where precise specification of requirements, structure, and behavior meet larger concerns as such as safety, security, reliability, and performance in an agile engineering context. World-renown auth....
Release Date 2015/09
Practical UML Statecharts in C/C++, 2nd Edition
Author CRC PressPractical UML Statecharts in C/C++ Second Edition bridges the gap between high-level abstract concepts of the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and the actual programming aspects of modern hierarchical state machines (UML statecharts). The book describes a lightweight....
Release Date 2013/05
Systems Analysis and Design with UML, 4th Edition
Author David Tegarden , Barbara Haley Wixom , Alan DennisThe 4th edition of Dennis/Wixon/Tegarden's Systems Analysis and Design with UML continues to offer a concise, modern and applied introduction to OO SAD. The new edition offers updated material, more hands-on exercises, and more applied examples. Furthermore a new e....
Release Date 2012/02
Communicating Systems with UML 2: Modeling and Analysis of Network Protocols
Author Michel Diaz , David Garduno BarreraThis book gives a practical approach to modeling and analyzing communication protocols using UML 2. Network protocols are always presented with a point of view focusing on partial mechanisms and starting models. This book aims at giving the basis needed for anybody ....
Release Date 2011/07
Simulation and Modeling of Systems of Systems
Author Dominique Luzeaux , Pascal CantotSystems engineering is the design of a complex interconnection of many elements (a system) to maximize a specific measure of system performance. It consists of two parts: modeling, in which each element of the system and its performance criteria are described; and o....
Release Date 2011/05
Information Modeling and Relational Databases, 2nd Edition
Author Tony Morgan , Terry HalpinInformation Modeling and Relational Databases, Second Edition, provides an introduction to ORM (Object-Role Modeling)and much more. In fact, it is the only book to go beyond introductory coverage and provide all of the in-depth instruction you need to transform know....
Release Date 2010/07
Author David LoshinThe key to a successful MDM initiative isn’t technology or methods, it’s people: the stakeholders in the organization and their complex ownership of the data that the initiative will affect.Master Data Management equips you with a deeply practical, business-fo....
Release Date 2010/07
Mission-Critical and Safety-Critical Systems Handbook
Author Kim FowlerThis handbook provides a consolidated, comprehensive information resource for engineers working with mission and safety critical systems. Principles, regulations, and processes common to all critical design projects are introduced in the opening chapters. Expert con....
Release Date 2009/11
Visual Modeling with IBM Rational Software Architect and UML: developerWorks Series
Author Jim Palistrant , Terry Quatrani“Terry’s style is always direct, approachable, and pragmatic. Abstraction is hard, and visualizing abstractions is as well, but here she’ll guide you in doing both using Rational Software Architect.” —From the Foreword by Grady Booch, IBM Fellow Master UML 2.0....
Release Date 2006/05
Author Kim Hamilton , Russ Miles"Since its original introduction in 1997, the Unified Modeling Language has revolutionized software development. Every integrated software development environment in the world--open-source, standards-based, and proprietary--now supports UML and, more importantly, th....
Release Date 2006/04
Author Dan PiloneGlobe-trotting travelers have long resorted to handy, pocket-size dictionaries as an aid to communicating across the language barrier. Dan Pilone's UML 2.0 Pocket Reference is just such an aid for on-the-go developers who need to converse in the Unified Modeling La....
Release Date 2006/03
Author Neil Pitman , Dan PiloneSystem developers have used modeling languages for decades to specify, visualize, construct, and document systems. The Unified Modeling Language (UML) is one of those languages. UML makes it possible for team members to collaborate by providing a common language th....
Release Date 2005/06
Unified Modeling Language User Guide, The, Second Edition
Author Ivar Jacobson , James Rumbaugh , Grady BoochFor nearly ten years, the Unified Modeling Language (UML) has been the industry standard for visualizing, specifying, constructing, and documenting the artifacts of a software-intensive system. As the de facto standard modeling language, the UML facilitates communic....
Release Date 2005/05
Author Eric J. Naiburg , Robert A. Maksimchuk"There are many books that shine light on the darkest corners of the UML, but Eric and Bob present just the essentials needed to make you effective in modeling all the important aspects of a software-intensive system."—Grady Booch"Bob and Eric have managed to captur....
Release Date 2004/10
Designing Software Product Lines with UML: From Use Cases to Pattern-Based Software Architectures
Author Hassan Gomaa"Designing Software Product Lines with UML is well-written, informative, and addresses a very important topic. It is a valuable contribution to the literature in this area, and offers practical guidance for software architects and engineers." —Alan Brown Distinguish....
Release Date 2004/07
Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
Author Hector Levesque , Ronald BrachmanKnowledge representation is at the very core of a radical idea for understanding intelligence. Instead of trying to understand or build brains from the bottom up, its goal is to understand and build intelligent behavior from the top down, putting the focus on ....
Release Date 2004/06
Sams Teach Yourself UML in 24 Hours, Third Edition
Author Joseph SchmullerLearn UML, the Unified Modeling Language, to create diagrams describing the various aspects and uses of your application before you start coding, to ensure that you have everything covered. Millions of programmers in all languages have found UML to be an invaluable ....
Release Date 2004/03
Real Time UML: Advances in The UML for Real-Time Systems, Third Edition
Author Bruce Powel DouglassPraise for Real Time UML, Third Edition“I found Real Time UML, Third Edition, to provide an informative and practical application of UML 2.0 to the development of real-time systems, and well worth the read by systems and software engineers. It is written in plain En....
Release Date 2004/02
UML Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Standard Object Modeling Language, Third Edition
Author Martin FowlerWould you like to understand the most important elements of Class diagrams? (See page 35.)Do you want to see the new UML 2.0 interaction frame notation for adding control flow to sequence diagrams (see page 58) and the unofficial notation that many prefer? (See page....
Release Date 2003/09
Author Sinan Si AlhirSince the dawn of computing, software designers and developers have searched for ways to describe the systems they worked so hard to create. Flowcharts enabled the concise documentation of program-flow and algorithms. Entity-relationship diagrams enabled database d....
Release Date 2003/07
Author Tom PenderComprehensive coverage of all aspects of UML (Unified Modeling Language), including use, diagramming notation, the object constraint language, and profilesUML is the industry standard specification for modeling, visualizing, and documenting software projectsIncludes....
Release Date 2003/06
The Craft of Information Visualization
Author Ben Shneiderman , Benjamin B. BedersonSince the beginning of the computer age, researchers from many disciplines have sought to facilitate people's use of computers and to provide ways for scientists to make sense of the immense quantities of data coming out of them. One gainful result of these e....
Release Date 2003/05
MDA Explained: The Model Driven Architecture™: Practice and Promise
Author Anneke Kleppe , Jos Warmer , Wim Bast"Jos Warmer’s work has contributed greatly to the semantics of the UML. From that perspective, and in this book, he offers insight on how one can and can’t use the UML to move to the next level of abstraction in building systems." —Grady BoochExperienced application....
Release Date 2003/04