Nicholas May email@example.com. A Survey of Software Architecture Viewpoint Models. Overview. Surveyed five similar approaches to documenting software architecture To identify: Their strengths and weaknesses An optimum approach to documenting software architecture. Contents.
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Styles = Constraints on Composition.
Rationale = Non-Functional Requirements
Adapted from “IEEE Recommended Practice for Architectural Description of Software Intensive Systems”. IEEE (2000)
Background - IEEE Standard 1471-2000
Conclusions - Optimum Set
Adapted from “Architectural Blueprints – the 4+1 view model of software architecture”, Kruchten, P. (1997)
Survey - “4+1” View Model
Adapted from “Applied Software Architecture”, Hofmeister, C. et al. (2000).
Survey - Siemens Four View Model
Adapted from “Communicating Complex Architectures with UML and the Rational ADS”, Norris, D. (2004).
Survey - Rational ADS