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Type of Publication: Article in Journal

Specification and Management of Methods - A Case for Multi-level Modelling

Frank, Ulrich
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In: Reinhartz-Berger I., Zdravkovic J., Gulden J., Schmidt R. (eds) Enterprise, Business-Process and Information Systems Modeling. BPMDS 2019, EMMSAD 2019. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, vol 352. Springer, Cham
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Multi-level modelling, language engineering, method engineering
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Specification and Management of Methods - A Case for Multi-level Modelling (2.82 MB)
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The digital transformation creates an increasing demand for
projects to prepare and realize change. The professional management of
projects demands for methods. In particular, there is not alone need for
method engineering, but also for managing the use of methods and for
method maintenance. In this paper, it will be shown that traditional
approaches to method engineering are not only limited with respect to
reuse, they also do not support the integration of method engineering and
method management. The approach presented in this paper addresses
these limitations. It is based on a mult-level language architecture, which
enables the common representation of models and code.