Tutorial 3: domain engineering--using domain concepts to guide software design Academic Article uri icon


  • As the variability of information and software systems has increased, the need for an engineering discipline concerned with building reusable assets (such as specification sets, patterns and components) on one hand and representing and managing knowledge in specific domains on the other hand has become crucial. This discipline, called domain engineering, supports the notion of a domain, defined as a set of applications that use a set of common concepts for describing requirements, problems and capabilities. The purpose …

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  • January 1, 2005